Weird bug on vBulletin search
do a search for "anyword ac/dc"
The hex representation of the "/" (%2F) character confuses the hell out of the php code. Click on any of the serach results to experience the bug.
There's a newer vBulletin (2.2.25), I don't know if the bug is fixed or if it's even worth upgrading for.
Re: Weird bug on vBulletin search
you always haveto break things dont you!!!!
nice find...... maybe you should report the bug to the vBulletin homepage?
if you taker the &highlight=xxx it works fine.
I wish there was an option to disable highlighting in search!
Ouch. Maybe you should post it to BugTraq?
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Aaron: I searched on the vbulletin page and it seems it was a know bug, and it doesn't happen in their own bulletin, so it must have been fixed on some later version.
Here's one of the posts regarding the error:
As you can see, at the end of the thread he mentions a one line hack fixes it.