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  1. XWiki Platform
  2. XWIKI-4822

Using XML symbols (<, >, &) inside the user's name breaks various parts of the UI and causes the PDF export to throw exceptions

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    • Type: Bug
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Minor
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: 2.2 M2
    • Fix Version/s: 2.2 RC1, 2.1.2
    • Component/s: {Unused} Core
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    • Difficulty:
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      Description

      We should change XWiki#getUserName so that it escapes XML characters.

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              Assignee:
              sdumitriu Sergiu Dumitriu
              Reporter:
              sdumitriu Sergiu Dumitriu
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