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Re^2: Wiki-Style syntax for posting (DWIM)

by blazar (Canon)
on Oct 17, 2008 at 13:01 UTC ( #717722=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Wiki-Style syntax for posting (DWIM)
in thread Wiki-Style syntax for posting

As for more DWIM, I wouldn't do any of the many "wiki" mark-up styles nor would I do POD [...] I think those three "simple" DWIM features would eliminate a sizable majority of the formatting mistakes here. There is a bit of a trick in how to decide whether to apply those features to a particular node.

I personally believe that (oh, ++, BTW!) one may reasonably argue that those three "simple" DWIM features could be considered a wiki-like markup language already. In fact they would make for a quick input method of formatted text.

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