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I would like to report a bug.

If there are parentheses in a URL then the link is incorrect in the preview (but not in the final page).

Example, composing an answer to a question on Stack Overflow:

Of dying programming languages [Forth][1] is one of the best.

[1]: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Forth_(programming_language)

The link to Forth in the preview becomes:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Forth_

Platform: Firefox 3.0.6, Windows XP 64 bit, 8 GB RAM.

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no-repro on OSX Lion / FF12 – Kevin Jun 2 '12 at 15:46
    
Cannot reproduce on Google Chrome 21 for Arch Linux. – user184498 Jun 2 '12 at 16:23
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Congratulations on owning the oldest non-deleted question that earned the Tumbleweed badge :P – Doorknob Jul 19 '13 at 7:43
up vote 5 down vote accepted

This has long been fixed. Not surprising, since this bug report is almost three years old :)

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