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Automatic hyperlinking?

I've read severl postings that refer to being able to embed URLs in FogBUGZ cases but my installation does not turn them into hyperlinks.

Is there something I have to do to the installation or the way I enter the URLs to turn these into clickable hyperlinks?

Brett Clapham
Wednesday, September 8, 2004

Just type

http://anything.foo.com

Michael H. Pryor
Fog Creek Software
Wednesday, September 8, 2004

I haven't been able to get auto-hyperlinking working either. I edit a case, type in a URL, OK it and then it just appears as plain text.

John C
Thursday, September 9, 2004

Aha. util.asp line 609, changing:

re.Pattern = "((file|ftp|https|ms-help?)\:\/\/[^\s\<\>\)]*)"

to:

re.Pattern = "((file|ftp|https|http|ms-help?)\:\/\/[^\s\<\>\)]*)"

Seems to get the auto-hyperlinking working. (I'm using version 3.1.9 (DB 328) ).

John C
Thursday, September 9, 2004

Sorry about that, yes, for 3.1.9 there is that typo that prevents it from recognizing http urls.  Just make the change above in the source.

Michael H. Pryor
Fog Creek Software
Thursday, September 9, 2004

That did it, John! Thank you...

Brett Clapham
Thursday, September 9, 2004

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