[wp-hackers] Let's whip WYSIWYG

Mike Little journalized at gmail.com
Mon Jun 13 23:22:05 GMT 2005

On 14/06/05, Michel Fortin <michel.fortin at michelf.com> wrote:
> Speaking of Markdown, there is a new version of the plugin that
> implements what I've discussed before and it gets things *almost*
> perfectly right. But what should be a simple 'add_filter' function call
> is taking 53 lines of code to work around the issues I pointed out
> before. And I have the feeling the next WordPress version will break it
> one way or another -- some workarounds are rather fragile and dependent
> on other filters being where they are now. I think this illustrate
> quite well the problem.
> In case you are interested, the plugin is here:
> <http://www.michelf.com/projects/php-markdown/>

Apparently, "Far too few people use these for them to be included by default. "
Markdown and Textile have been removed from WordPress


Mike Little

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