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Problem with char "&" in password with thunderbird module.

Bonnet Denis
on 3/12/13, 6:52 AM 1,142 views

I've installed the thunderbird module and it's working fine But I've one user with a password that contain the '&' char and the module don't work with him.

I think it's an encoding problem. What can I do for that or where can I post the bug?

EDIT: After research I found the problem: there is no encoding for special char of password or login. So I have an url like this:


My server don't understand "123abc&456" like a password but "123abc" like password and 456 like keyword. It's the same with the login and database.

I will change the function that create this url but I want to notice this to the people develops this module, How can I contact they?

I have 2 solutions:

  1. find a REGEXP to change the char & in "& amp;" in ALL calling methods.
  2. find a way to change the answer from xml-rpc call.

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Asked: 3/12/13, 6:52 AM
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