[ANN] Markdown.pl 1.0.2b8

John Gruber gruber at fedora.net
Tue May 22 00:32:40 EDT 2007

Allan Odgaard <29mtuz102 at sneakemail.com> wrote on 5/10/07 at 1:21 PM:

> This breaks markup such as:


> See [left paren](<http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/(>) and

> [right paren](<http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/)>).


> Previously the first link would work, but not the latter.

I can't think of a good reason why both of the above examples
shouldn't work. In other words, if you use `<...>` quoting
around the URL, you should be able to embed literal parens
regardless if they're balanced.

I'll update Markdown.pl accordingly. (Michel's PHP Markdown
already supports this, I think...)


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