cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 

Text is being added when uploading files

Highlighted
Visitor

Text is being added when uploading files

We are using Collaborator v11.5.11504. When uploading cpp files we have seen extra text characters being added.  Example mwsType = "atw" becomes mwsType = "<<atw" and mwsType = "uv" becomes mwsType = "<<uv".  The extra "<<" characters are not there when doing a file compare prior to upload.

 

Has anyone else seen a similar error?

2 REPLIES 2
Highlighted
Visitor

 

Yes.  When I modify a file and upload the change with Collaborator Client (9.0) I see spurious characters in the new text:



171 171 default:
172 172 break;
173 173 }
174 «
175 station = FILLING;«
The spurious character («) is usually at the end of a line, but sometimes at the beginning.  It does not appear in my source files.

I see this post is 8 months old.  Did you ever get a resolution?

Moderator

The "<<" and ">>" characters represent insertion and deletion markers.  See this KB article:

 

https://smartbear-cc.force.com/portal/KbArticleViewer?name=What-do-angle-quotes-in-the-Diff-Viewer-s... 

-----
Joseph
New Here?
Join us and watch the welcome video:
Announcements