[wp-hackers] Too much text in pre tag causes failure to generate page
warcraftthreeft at sbcglobal.net
Sun Jan 15 05:00:19 UTC 2012
I was writing an article on my blog with a huge code dump at the end inside of a
pre tag. I noticed that this breaks wordpress. This is 100% reproducible by
pasting http://pastebin.com/6m3RVGbr into a post then hitting preview (You can
use blank pre tags. I just had stuff in them for a syntax highlighter plugin. It
doesn't generate a page even with all plugins disabled anyway).
I believe it's caused because there's over 64 KB of data in the pre tags.
Talking to someone in the IRC and they said:
"looks like there's a preg_replace_callback called clean_pre, probably that's
what's failing due to size
basically, probably wpautop()'s fault"
For some reason wordpress won't verify my account to submit bugs so someone said
I could try here. If someone wants to submit a bug for this I'd greatly
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