Switching between source code and VE can drop <br> tags for page creations
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Description

Steps to reproduce:

  1. Create a page using the source code editor.
  2. Enter "<br>".
  3. Switch to VE.
  4. Switch back to source.

Expected result:
The <br> tag should still be present.

Actual result:
The <br> tag has been removed.

Schnark created this task.Aug 20 2016, 8:26 AM
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Jdforrester-WMF renamed this task from Switching between source code and VE can drop <br> tags to Switching between source code and VE can drop <br> tags for page creations.Aug 23 2016, 7:19 PM
Jdforrester-WMF triaged this task as Low priority.
Jdforrester-WMF added a project: Parsoid.
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Possibly this is because there's no reference wikitext from which Parsoid can remember which are real <br>s? Hmm.

Jdforrester-WMF set the point value for this task to 8.Sep 1 2016, 11:59 PM