[pmwiki-users] ordered lists - arbitrary start number
nospam at eton.ca
Thu Jun 30 12:01:09 CDT 2005
At 2005-06-30 11:34 AM -0500, Patrick R. Michaud is rumored to have said:
>I suppose we could key on whitespace here, so that "#2517" produces
>the first, while "# 2517" produces the second. I also wonder if this
>should be a wikistyle:
> # %start=2517% text
>This latter one makes a little more sense if we recall outline
>lists, plus doesn't have much in the way of ambiguity.
> # %roman start=3% This starts the list as "c." .
I would vote for the wikistyle markup.
Things that rely on spaces tend to be very easy to miss or misunderstand.
(My pet peeve in this regard is the use of a leading space before [=...=]
Corporate info at http://www.eton.ca/
Eton Systems, 15 Pinepoint Drive, Nepean, ON, Canada K2H 6B1
Tel: (613) 829-4668
More information about the pmwiki-users