Opened 4 years ago

Last modified 4 years ago

#5123 new defect (bug)

Escaped pipe characters not properly handled by wporg-markdown

Reported by: noisysocks's profile noisysocks Owned by:
Milestone: Priority: normal
Component: Handbooks Keywords:


In Markdown, to use a pipe character (|) in a table, one must escape it using a backslash (\):

| Character | Name |
| - | - |
| @ | At |
| \| | Pipe |

It doesn't look like wporg-markdown handles this case. For example, the string\|null here should appear as string|null:

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4 years ago

Was this fixed? Or am I missing something?

#1 @dd32
4 years ago

It was "fixed" temporarily by #5020, the problematic character is only in the master branch, introduced with

Last edited 4 years ago by dd32 (previous) (diff)
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