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Adding a URL in a textarea leaves a random ""/>" in my html output

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Adding a URL in a textarea field leaves a random ""/>" in my html output, like:

"" />


Has anyone else seen something like that?

What could cause this? Turning off experimental HTML OPTIONS did not fix it. 

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I don't think my template code has anything to do with it. Here is a minimal version of the template that still has the same problem:


<?php include 'inc/head.php'; ?>

		<h2><?php echo $page->title ?></h2>
		<?php echo $page->summary ?>
<?php include 'inc/footer.php'; ?>


Not only ""/>" is inserted in the html output. When I add a link to my $page->summary field, all the text after the <a href=...> opening tag is copied (?) and inserted after the body tag with most of the head including <title>. I say copied, because the block of text with URL also appears in the correct place. When I remove the link from 'summary', everything looks as it should, no crap inserted after the body tag.


I found it. I had the following in head:

<meta name="description" content="<?php echo $page->summary; ?>" />

That works fine with plain text, but breaks when you add html like a URL to the summary field. Or is there a proper way to filter it for meta content?

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