It's time for an eye test! Point your Android app toward this answer, or, here's a screenshot:

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I'm using a HTC One running Android 4.4.2 and app version 1.0.26, and it needs some word wrapping!

  • Why not edit and format the link as one word? I don't think there's real case of so many characters without a space, unless a link or code, both can be formatted as such. – Shadow9 Mar 24 '14 at 12:17
  • That link is wrapped for me on my phone (Huawei ascend g510) – Howli Mar 24 '14 at 12:20
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    @ShadowWizard It does need editing, but there is a real case right there. And even if it should be edited, the app should probably be able to handle this elegantly. – doppelgreener Mar 24 '14 at 12:20
  • @Howlin Huh. Maybe it's device specific. – doppelgreener Mar 24 '14 at 12:21
  • Wrapping fine in iOS app, by the way. :) – Shadow9 Mar 24 '14 at 12:27
  • @JonathanHobbs yey one point for Huawei! – Howli Mar 24 '14 at 12:27
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    I can confirm this issue on Nexus 5. This is clearly a use case which needs fixed. What if someone encounters this and doesn't have the rights to edit it? Plus it wraps on the desktop – CodingIntrigue Mar 24 '14 at 13:18

Whoa, that looks ridiculous! Fixed in the next build (1.0.27), here's what it'll look like:

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    Might be worth taking a look at how it renders in the iOS app, which in my opinion is better than even the improved android solution. On the iOS app the link wraps as needed so you can read the whole url – mhlester Mar 24 '14 at 18:01
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    @mhlester Yes, sadly that's out of my control. The state of WebViews on Android is a complete mess, and it doesn't make sense to fight it or try to hack things into it. – Kasra Rahjerdi Mar 24 '14 at 18:02
  • lol, fair enough ;) – mhlester Mar 24 '14 at 18:03
  • Will it display that way now even on devices it was already working on? – Howli Mar 24 '14 at 19:26
  • @Howlin That is a fantastic question. It all depends on the device's version of the WebView handler. On 4.4+ devices it should look like my screenshot, I would assume older versions will stay the way they are but I can't be sure since none of my <4.4 (when Android used a different rendering engine) correctly handled it. – Kasra Rahjerdi Mar 24 '14 at 19:43

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