VisualEditor: Transclusion dialog should truncate spaces from parameter input
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When adding/modifying a template, you can append a space to the parameter, and even if you have that parameter already used, you can add one more. As well you can add a (multiple) empty " " parameter.

Example template I made ended up as:

{{test|name = "

logo = '

"| = | = |logo = }}

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bzimport set Reference to bz50439.
AzaToth created this task.Via LegacyJun 30 2013, 1:07 AM
Catrope added a comment.Via ConduitJul 9 2013, 7:15 PM

Clarification: the transclusion dialog allows the user to create both "foo" and "foo " as separate parameters, but it shouldn't. It also allows the user to create the empty parameter (" ") multiple times.

Catrope added a comment.Via ConduitOct 22 2014, 7:07 PM

This appears to be fixed now. You can't create both "foo" and "foo " any more.

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