New Bug Reporter: copying and pasting bug text changes line breaks into spaces

Number:rdar://31683647 Date Originated:18-Apr-2017 01:02 PM
Status:Duplicate of 31669664 Resolved:19-Apr-2017 01:38 PM
Product:Bug Reporter Product Version:Beta
Classification:Crash/Hang/Data Loss Reproducible:Always
***New Bug Reporter***

Summary: When copying the text of a bug report and then pasting it elsewhere, the line breaks in the original report are changed into spaces.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. File a radar with old or new RadarWeb - it doesn't matter which one.
2. Open that radar for viewing on the new RadarWeb at
3. Select all the text of the radar so that you can share it with someone.
4. Copy the selected text.
5. Go to a text editor, chat app, or the Open Radar website.
6. Paste.

Expected Results: The text pastes exactly as it looked in RadarWeb.

Observed Results: All newlines in the copied text are converted to spaces.


Regression: this worked correctly in the old RadarWeb.  Attached screen recording also uploaded to

Configuration: Safari 10.1 (12603. on macOS 10.12.4 (16E195)


Privately duped bug has now been closed.

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