False recognition of numbered lists


#1

I don’t know if this is a bug or a feature, but when people are writing especially dates, it seems that the text is changed into a numbered list even when it is not desired.

Reproduction of the bug:

31. test
  1. test

(cpradio) #2

There are countless topics on this already and they are all marked as #markdown-it-review and will be looked at again when Discourse moves to CommonMark.

But in short, you need to escape the . using \. if you want it to retain your number


#3

I tried finding this, but didn’t manage to with the three first searches… I know, I’m lazy…

Thank you! I’ll let my users know :slight_smile:


(cpradio) #4

Here is at least one of them


(Jeff Atwood) #5