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Validation failed: Negative pattern matched: /^\s|[\r\n\t]|\s$/ when trying to add label and description via special page
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I am trying to add an english label and description to Q1639828 using the special page (since I am doing mobile editing).

But I get a validation error and don't see how what I am entering could be problematic and trigger this

Special page works ok on other items.

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aude created this task.Oct 30 2015, 9:31 AM
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aude added a comment.Oct 30 2015, 3:38 PM

problem is that the validators used do not tolerate trailing white space nor does the string get normalized for this before validation

Change 250030 had a related patch set uploaded (by Aude):
Trim whitespace from input in Special:SetLabelDescriptionAliases

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Lydia_Pintscher moved this task from incoming to in progress on the Wikidata board.Nov 2 2015, 2:41 PM

Change 250030 merged by jenkins-bot:
Trim whitespace from input in Special:SetLabelDescriptionAliases

Lydia_Pintscher closed this task as Resolved.Nov 6 2015, 3:01 PM