Multi-template 'content' bits should not be editable
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As discussed earlier and documented in, content bits interspersed between multi-part templates should not be editable, as they cannot be easily escaped. We currently don't perform any escaping on these, so changes of these by the user can break the page in very non-WYSIWYG ways.

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GWicke created this task.Via LegacyJul 2 2013, 2:20 AM
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Need to do HTML templates first; this is premature.

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