com.atlassian.jira.workflow.WorkflowException: com.opensymphony.workflow.InvalidWorkflowDescriptorException: org.xml.sax.SAXParseException: The entity name must immediately follow the '&' in the entity reference.

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com.opensymphony.workflow.InvalidWorkflowDescriptorException: org.xml.sax.SAXParseException: The entity name must immediately follow the '&' in the entity reference.
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com.opensymphony.workflow.InvalidWorkflowDescriptorException: org.xml.sax.SAXParseException: The entity name must immediately follow the '&' in the entity reference.
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com.opensymphony.workflow.InvalidWorkflowDescriptorException: org.xml.sax.SAXParseException: The entity name must immediately follow the '&' in the entity reference.>com.atlassian.jira.workflow.WorkflowException: com.opensymphony.workflow.InvalidWorkflowDescriptorException: org.xml.sax.SAXParseException: The entity name must immediately follow the '&' in the entity reference.
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com.opensymphony.workflow.InvalidWorkflowDescriptorException: org.xml.sax.SAXParseException: The entity name must immediately follow the '&' in the entity reference.>com.atlassian.jira.workflow.WorkflowException: com.opensymphony.workflow.InvalidWorkflowDescriptorException: org.xml.sax.SAXParseException: The entity name must immediately follow the '&' in the entity reference.
com.atlassian.jira.workflow.WorkflowException: com.opensymphony.workflow.InvalidWorkflowDescriptorException: org.xml.sax.SAXParseException: The entity name must immediately follow the '&' in the entity reference.
at com.atlassian.jira.workflow.OSWorkflowManager.createWorkflow(OSWorkflowManager.java:264)
at com.atlassian.jira.workflow.OSWorkflowManager.saveWorkflow(OSWorkflowManager.java:270)
at com.atlassian.jira.workflow.ConfigurableJiraWorkflow.store(ConfigurableJiraWorkflow.java:69)
at com.atlassian.jira.web.action.admin.workflow.AddWorkflowTransition.doExecute(AddWorkflowTransition.java:107)
at webwork.action.ActionSupport.execute(ActionSupport.java:153)
at com.atlassian.jira.action.JiraActionSupport.execute(JiraActionSupport.java:58)
at webwork.dispatcher.GenericDispatcher.executeAction(GenericDispatcher.java:132)
at com.atlassian.jira.web.dispatcher.JiraServletDispatcher.service(JiraServletDispatcher.java:185)

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