OSD loses ampersands in text

Charles Dye

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May 20, 2008
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#3
You need to double the ampersands.
Per the DrawText() documentation, yeah. (And escape both ampersands, or strong-quote them or whatever.) But setting one more bit in the flags arg would disable this inappropriate feature.

And yes, I know that it's worked that way since day 1, and nobody has ever complained, or perhaps even noticed. Not hugely important, just a tiny improvement that would be trivial to make.