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IDProjectCategoryView StatusLast Update
0017660phplist applicationAll Otherpublic06-07-15 18:04
Reportergingerling 
PrioritynormalSeverityminorReproducibilityhave not tried
Status resolvedResolutionfixed 
Product Version3.0.12 
Target VersiondocumentationFixed in Version3.2.0 
Summary0017660: long named attributes do not work as placeholders
DescriptionIf an attribute has a long name, it does not 1) appear in the placeholder list in the info section of the campaign content 2) work as a placeholder when used in a campaign

The initial problem was an attribute with the name

community member to be notified of manual

I then tested

and found that the following did NOT work:

long name attribute one
long name attribute o

the following DID work:

long name
long name attribute
at th hg th

therefore it seems that attributes longer than 22 characters do not work as placeholders.

Can you verify?
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michiel

19-05-15 19:30

manager   ~0056112

the cut-off is 20

https://github.com/phpList/phplist3/blob/master/public_html/lists/admin/sendemaillib.php#L67

only attributes with a name less than 20 characters long are used

gingerling

20-05-15 11:16

manager   ~0056116

So, maybe this is a little short? Should we change? Or just document?

michiel

20-05-15 11:24

manager   ~0056117

I don't mind increasing it a little. Unlimited seems silly. Maybe 30 then?

gingerling

20-05-15 11:25

manager   ~0056118

yes, ok. And I will document :)

michiel

21-05-15 10:22

manager   ~0056127

length set to 30