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Re: Requesting a new tag for PM posts

by Errto (Vicar)
on Oct 08, 2007 at 20:28 UTC ( #643559=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Requesting a new tag for PM posts

Strikethrough is incredibly difficult to read. If authors need or want to remove part of their text from the "main" body of the node without deleting it, I'm in favor of offering a better tool than strikethrough for that. Readmore works fine, but conveys the wrong message to the casual reader.

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Re^2: Requesting a new tag for PM posts
by Argel (Prior) on Oct 10, 2007 at 20:56 UTC
    But the author could put a blurb just before the readmore tag explaining why it is beign used such as soemthing like "This portion no longer relevant:".

      Perl Monks Approved HTML tags shows that <readmore title="Redacted"> is supported.

      <spoiler> doesn't support this, but that is probably good that it doesn't (to discourage the increasing mis-use of <spoiler> for things other than spoilers).

      - tye        

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