Learn how to format well, based on other's posts
(1) By ddevienne on 2020-03-13 13:42:30 [link] [source]
I'm not used to Markdown. Sure there's a help page
(by clicking the Markup style link, figured that much),
but what I really want is learn from others, and see the plain
Markdown text from posts, and I can't seem to be able to.
What am I missing? --DD
(2) By Huỳnh Trần Khanh (huynhtrankhanh1) on 2020-03-13 13:49:00 in reply to 1 [link] [source]
The notification emails you receive are raw, unprocessed Markdown. I can't figure out how to view the original Markdown source on the web interface, but reading the emails should be a reasonable workaround.
(3) By Richard Hipp (drh) on 2020-03-13 13:50:50 in reply to 2 [source]
Admins have a link that let's us see the raw Markdown. But you are correct, ordinary users do not. I think that should probably be fixed. If you try again in a few days, you may find that it has been.
(4) By Warren Young (wyoung) on 2020-03-13 14:04:09 in reply to 3 [link] [source]
If you try again in a few days, you may find that it has been.
In the meantime, there's a manual hack around the lack of this feature: copy the link in the post's header (the one that when loaded gives it a blue background) and replace the
forumpost bit with
The top post of this thread is thus:
If you visit that URL, you'll see the raw text for that post at the end of the artifact following the