Escaping string arguments in i18n

Oswald Buddenhagen ossi at
Sun Jun 15 13:09:08 BST 2008

On Sun, Jun 15, 2008 at 12:43:46PM +0200, Chusslove Illich wrote:
> There is a latent problem with string arguments to i18n'd messages: if
> it comes from an external source, and contains something than can be
> interpreted as a tag, it may loose data or interfere with other
> markup.
can you please provide some concrete examples? the problems you are
describing should not appear in reasonably crafted code usually, so i
must be missing something.

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