[pmwiki-users] RFC: Core candidate offerings

Jonathan Scott Duff duff at pobox.com
Fri Mar 31 12:48:09 CST 2006

On Fri, Mar 31, 2006 at 12:19:58PM -0600, Patrick R. Michaud wrote:
> Actually, it's come up in a number of different contexts and
> email messages.  At present, there's not a way to have a 
> center-justified paragraph followed immediately by a left-justified 
> paragraph (i.e., without an intervening vertical space).

Oh, so this is more about eliminating the vspace than creating new
paragraphs ...

> Others have also asked about the possibility of styling
> paragraphs with first-line text indents; this is another case
> where having an explicit "paragraph" markup would be useful
> to avoid the vertical space between paragraphs:
>     %define=p text-indent:40px apply=p%

So ... what's the problem with making something like %p% part of pmwiki?
As I read your #2, \-at-the-beginning-of-line is that markup except
you'd have to do the indent separately.

Consider this a vote in favor of creating a "paragraph" markup (using
any sane syntax) and a vote against making a leading % create a new

Jonathan Scott Duff
duff at pobox.com

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