JabRef cannot identify the URL if there is space between the URL and opening and closing braces

(Ahmed Shaaban) #1

Here comes the feature description…

I found that JabRef cannot open the URL link when pressing the url/doi icon if there is space between the URL and the opening and closing braces, like the following:
URL = {


(Christoph) #2

Thanks for your feature/bug report.

JabRef doesn’t remove the whitespace and therefore the url can’t be opened correctly

I created an issue to track this:

(Christoph) #3

Thanks to Songyu-Wang this issue is now resolved in the latest development version.

You can try out the development version from here:; https://builds.jabref.org/master/
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