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When I click "Mail to a friend" on a stack overflow careers job I get an email with all the spaces replaced by plus signs both in the subject and the body. For example:


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I am using Outlook 2010 on Windows 7

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Reproduced with Mac OS X, Chrome and Apple Mail – Martijn Pieters Dec 11 '13 at 18:45
Reproduced on Debian 7, Iceweasel 17.0.10 and Icedove 17.0.10 - seems likely not client specific given the range of clients and OS already. It's not just that ad either. Tried 5 others at random and same issue present – James Dec 11 '13 at 19:10
No repro using gmail as my mailto provider. – Nick Larsen Dec 11 '13 at 19:50
up vote 1 down vote accepted

I'm unable to repro on my machine, but I checked in a change which should get rid of the plus signs and leave the spaces. It will be live in a few minutes for you all to try.

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