what happen if a post the following question in stackoverflow?


In other words, does stackoverflow sanitize the question text?


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The question text is sanitized. Only a (very) small subset of HTML is tolerated.

<script> tags are not included in the whitelist. Only a very specific set of attributes are allowed, and only on <img> and <a> tags. Use attributes anywhere else and the tag is stripped completely.

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