Bug 33117 - Deep link into Bugzilla broken on ROOT/index.jsp
Summary: Deep link into Bugzilla broken on ROOT/index.jsp
Alias: None
Product: Tomcat 5
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Webapps:Documentation (show other bugs)
Version: 5.5.4
Hardware: All All
: P2 normal (vote)
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Tomcat Developers Mailing List
Keywords: PatchAvailable
Depends on:
Reported: 2005-01-15 18:20 UTC by Sander Temme
Modified: 2010-03-13 13:41 UTC (History)
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Fix Bugzilla deep link URL on Tomcat default home page. (2.07 KB, patch)
2005-01-15 18:21 UTC, Sander Temme
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Description Sander Temme 2005-01-15 18:20:23 UTC
The default index page of Tomcat 5 contains a deep link into Bugzilla in the link bar. This link is 
supposed to call up all open Bugs against Tomcat 5, but it is broken and instead results in a Bugzilla 
error message. 

The Bugzilla error message says to mail the Bugzilla administrator, which is the infrastructure 
mailinglist in general and yours truly specifically. However, the brokenness is not in Bugzilla, but in the 
URL on the Tomcat home page. 

Fixing this is a simple matter of removing the occurrences of %27 in the Bugzilla URL. However, in the 
patch that I'm about to attach I have significantly shortened the URL since you don't have to pass 
Bugzilla the empty fields. 

Hope we can fix this fastly: meanwhile I'll update the Bugzilla error page to point back to this bug.
Comment 1 Sander Temme 2005-01-15 18:21:02 UTC
Created attachment 14013 [details]
Fix Bugzilla deep link URL on Tomcat default home page.
Comment 2 Mark Thomas 2005-01-15 19:19:56 UTC
Fixed in CVS. Apologies for any inconvenience.
Comment 3 Sander Temme 2005-02-10 07:47:00 UTC
Fix verified in Tomcat 5.5.7. 
Comment 4 jfclere 2006-03-21 23:13:25 UTC
It was also in the status.html page.