I'm trying to get the login_hint to work when using OAuth, but it seems like SFDC is encoding it during the redirect to the login page in a way that it isn't recognized

Here is my url scrubbed of any sensitive info


Which salesforce redirects to


Which doesn't populate the login hint.

If I change the url to


It works as expected.

Is this a bug on the SFDC side, or am I encoding the login_hint incorrectly?

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After filing a case with SFDC, it turns out that this is a bug. Here is the known issue https://success.salesforce.com/issues_view?id=a1p30000000eQYKAA2.

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