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App crashes when I put two dots with soft input keyboard  RSS feed

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The title says it all.
Why does the soft input keyboard allow me to input two dots?
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Can you share a bit more?
  • Is this a regular EditText?
  • Is this a multi line input?
  • Are you allowing for letters and numbers?
  • Are you allowing for rich text?
  • Did you attached a TextWatcher to the input?
  • Are you filtering events that this control can respond to?
  • What version of Android is the program running on?
  • Have you tried with different versions of Android?
  • What is displayed in the LogCat when this occurs?
  • Have you experienced this same result when running on a physical device and an emulated device?
  • Have you tried on different physical devices?
  • Do you experience the same result when you copy and paste two dots into the input?
  • Does this happen with all of the inputs for just one or two?
  • Have you tried restarted the device to see if this "fixes" the problem (could be memory related?
  • What soft keyboard is being used (Google supplies at least two different ones for each language)
  • Some people can speak/use two (or more) different languages e.g. French and English. Do you fall into this category? If so what happens when you change the language?
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    Can you copy the contents of the logcat showing the full text of the error message for the crash and paste it here.
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