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luxaeterna101
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Last post: 07 Jan 16 at 11:47
Posted on 06 January 16 at 21:41
Hi,
I'm unable to visit anything related to my profile. I suspect it's due to the special character plus space in my username.
Is it a possibility?
Thanks,

Lux
JMJimmy
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JMJimmy
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Last post: 13 Jan at 23:17
Posted on 06 January 16 at 21:46, Edited on 06 January 16 at 21:48 by JMJimmy
Lux Æterna said:Hi,
I'm unable to visit anything related to my profile. I suspect it's due to the special character plus space in my username.
Is it a possibility?
Thanks,

Lux
Yeah, most likely it's just not being escaped properly. It should be converted to %C3%86 but it's staying in the original form.
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Jack
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Jack
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Last post: 16 Jan at 20:46
Posted on 07 January 16 at 11:36
Hey Lux, as predicted it's the special character that's causing issues in this case. It was something that we accounted for the beta registration page, but forgot about here. facepalm I've added a fix to standardise the two which will go live with the next site update.

With respect to this we'll need to username a little so it meets the site conventions. I've changed it to Lux AEterna for the time being. Are you happy with that, or is there another tag or variation you would like?
luxaeterna101
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Last post: 07 Jan 16 at 11:47
Posted on 07 January 16 at 11:47
Hey Jack, thank you for coming back at me so quickly!
It's fine, thank you very much :) am I going to be able to change it when the sites gets updated? If so, how?
Thanks for your time,

Lux
JMJimmy
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JMJimmy
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Last post: 13 Jan at 23:17
Posted on 07 January 16 at 15:44
Jack said:Hey Lux, as predicted it's the special character that's causing issues in this case. It was something that we accounted for the beta registration page, but forgot about here. facepalm I've added a fix to standardise the two which will go live with the next site update.

With respect to this we'll need to username a little so it meets the site conventions. I've changed it to Lux AEterna for the time being. Are you happy with that, or is there another tag or variation you would like?
Why not just URI encode/decode the special characters?
Life, it's funny that way.
TrueSteam
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TrueSteam
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Last post: 29 Jan at 16:10
Posted on 07 January 16 at 15:47
JMJimmy said:Why not just URI encode/decode the special characters?because reasons
Posted on 07 January 16 at 16:20
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