[pmwiki-users] New markup suggestion
5ko at 5ko.fr
Fri Apr 3 10:42:19 PDT 2020
It already works this way with a double backslashes:
* first item\\
still first item, after the linebreak\\
* second item
Triple backslash at the end of a line already means 2 linebreaks.
In general, (x) backslashes at the end of a line mean (x-1) linebreaks,
for x between 1 and +infinity.
On 03/04/2020 19:31, Simon wrote:
> I know we don't do this very often.
> but I'd like to suggest new markup.
> I'm looking for feedback before I create a PITS entry.
> Actually, in a way its not new markup, its just making two existing
> markups work together
> Currently we have the markup
> * Line break \\ which forces a new line if the very last two
> characters on a line (i.e. before a new line character)
> * Join line \ which forces a new line if the very last characters on
> a line (i.e. before a new line character)
> I propose the introduction of the markup
> * Join line with break \\\ which forces a line break and retains
> indentation if the very last three characters on a line (i.e. before a
> new line character)
> i.e. \\ generates a </p> or </li>
> \\\ generates a <br/>
> This allows you to place a line break in lists for example and retain
> the bullet, e.g.
> * indented list \\\
> with text continuing * next list item
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