Markdown comments

Daniel Lawson dlawson at
Sun Sep 17 23:27:22 EDT 2006

On Sep 17, 2006, at 7:36 PM, John Gruber wrote:

> The XML spec says:


> For compatibility, the string "--" (double-hyphen) must not

> occur within comments.

That stinks if you're trying to comment out any section of a web page
that contains code using the decrement operator.

Daniel Lawson
dlawson at

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