Minor regexp oversight for setext headings

Michel Fortin michel.fortin at michelf.com
Mon Oct 9 18:53:52 EDT 2006

Le 9 oct. 2006 à 17:48, John Gruber a écrit :

> But what about this:


> #this#

> that


> Right now that gets turned into


> <h1>this</h1>


> <p>that</p>


> and I think that's just plain wrong. The only reason this works is

> by accident; so I plan to require a blank line here.

I totally agree that the syntax should not allow that. But I have no
idea to how much people it could cause backward compatibility
problems. Hopefully no one, but that's just a guess.

> After reading other comments in this thread, I'm inclined to say

> that Setext-style headers should not have embedded newlines. In

> which case the above would translate to:


> <p>this

> hello

> =====

> that</p>


> I think.

That's fine with me.

Michel Fortin
michel.fortin at michelf.com

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