Strikethrough in H1 not working
From the mailing list:
Congratulations to the RedCloth 4.0.0 release and thanks for the
outstanding work and all your efforts.
I've upgraded the slideshow (S9) gem that lets you author
slides/presentations in Textile to use RedCloth 4.0.0 to test out the
new machinery. (You can find some samples @
All works great except for one slide in the Merb deck. The slide title reads:
Before 4.0.0 that would translate to:
But now no longer honors the deletetion modifier and just ends up as:
Anyways, thanks again for the outstanding work and all your efforts
to make the RedCloth 4.0.0 release happen.
Comments and changes to this ticket
I looked at how to implement this and I don't see a good way. Strikethroughs were one of the sorest points of the old version--stuff would get struck through everywhere!--and so _why decided strikethroughs would only be allowed if they had spaces before and after the struck phrase.
So, you can use square brackets to force a strikethrough. Also, if someone can come up with a patch that doesn't sabotage normal text-with-hyphens, I'd be glad to accept it.