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  2. CONFCLOUD-54251

Dashed word in Confluence OnDemand automatically creates a link to a non-existent JIRA issue

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      Description

      Cases for dates, ISBNs and hyphen separated phone numbers have been fixed. Issue still persists for patterns matching strings in the form of JIRA issue keys i.e. XX-9.

      Steps to reproduce:

      1. Create a new blank page on Confluence OnDemand and type a string with at least two alphabetical characters, and at least one number separated by a dash - E.G. "UTF-8".
        • During the edition, the text is normal.
      2. Hit the preview or direct save the page and the text separated by hyphens will become a hyperlink, see this screenshot.
        • The hyperlink in this page will point to https://<base_url>/browse/UTF-8 which is not a valid URL

      Fix notes

      • Issue is caused in instances with JIRA app link. JIRA App link URL patterns are matched using regex alone which is insufficient.
      • The same behavior doesn't occur on the same version of Confluence Standalone.
      • One difference that was observed between OnDemand and Standalone is that on OnDemand there is by default a plugin called Application Links, see this screenshot.
      • On Confluence Standalone this plugin doesn't exist by default, see this screenshot

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