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Opened 18 years ago

Closed 18 years ago

Last modified 16 years ago

#524 closed enhancement (fixed)

Add ~~Strike~~ Wiki syntax

Reported by: daniel Owned by: Jonas Borgström
Priority: lowest Milestone: 0.8
Component: wiki system Version:
Severity: normal Keywords: markup
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Stephen Hansen contributed a patch to support overstrike text, as follows:

This ticket exists to receive comments before merging, and for future reference.


Should result in:




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stephen_hansen-wiki_strike.patch (925 bytes ) - added by daniel 18 years ago.
Add strike syntax to wiki

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by daniel, 18 years ago

Add strike syntax to wiki

comment:1 by Christopher Lenz, 18 years ago

Note that <strike> was already deprecated in HTML 4.01 and in XHTML is part of the legacy module. Other options would be to use a span with style text-decoration: line-through or the <del> tag which explicitly exists to markup "deleted" content in documents.

comment:2 by Christopher Lenz, 18 years ago

In case that wasn't clear, I'd prefer the <del> option.

comment:3 by daniel, 18 years ago

Cap also pointed out on the list:

I like the idea, but this causes formatting problems on many of the default wiki pages, since they use — as a long dash. I've seen both — and used on other wikis for this, and seems more safe.


For some syntaxes used by other wikis, see:


comment:4 by fharvey, 18 years ago

Summary: Add --Strike-- Wiki syntaxAdd ~~Strike~~ Wiki syntax

done in [897]

use and <del>

comment:5 by utopiste, 18 years ago

Resolution: fixed
Status: newclosed

forget to close the ticket

done in [897]

use and <del>

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