Block quotes with a blank line between them get merged
gruber at fedora.net
Wed Oct 18 17:37:57 EDT 2006
Jacob Rus <jrus at hcs.harvard.edu> wrote on 10/18/06 at 12:13 PM:
> That's easy; the user will remember to add spaces (or tabs) up
> to the indent which starts a code block. For instance (where
> I'm highlighting spaces with a drawn glyph. Interpret those
> as " ":
No. I don't like rules that you can't "see".
Exception that proves the rule: the "two spaces at the end of a
line for a <br />" rule.
> Incidentally, I don't think that we need any more explicit
> symbolic marker for code blocks. One of the things I most
> like about markdown's syntax is that a simple indentation puts
> us into a code block, without any unnecessary clutter.
It would be in addition to the current syntax, and should remain
out of your way if you don't like it.
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