Shorthand in manila
Mon, 3 Feb 2003 08:05:08 -0500
> One of my websites uses pwiki a PHP wiki implementation. This gives a
> shorthand notation for generating html tags. for example three hyphens
> on an empty line becomes a HR tag. I found some very old references on
> the manila site about a "shorthand plugin" but that plugin seems
> unavailable (problem reaching the download page).
> So, since the information was very old I tried typing --- on an empty
> line in manilla and got a HR tag! I tried three asterix and the rest
> of the line changed to bold.
> Are these bugs or features? If features where are they documented?
Features: Not well documented as they are a remnant from Clay Basket,
the original Frontier Web page rendering mechanism.
http://frontier.userland.com/stories/storyReader$1033, scroll down to
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