March 14th, 2006

BUG REPORT: Slight glitch with malformed tags.

I created a post with a tag that's just a "."

LJ's tag system doesn't handle that condition as it should.

Clicking on the . tag sends you to:

It really ought to send you to:

I guess that's not a legal URL however.

A little more experimenting yields a few more glitches:

Clicking on a tag that's .. will cause you to climb up to

Clicking on tag that's ../friends sends you to my friends page.

Example entry at:

There may be worse things one can do, but I'd rather not go there.