I was able to reproduce the newline deletion problem with a small document. It
seems to happen when switching back and forth between the visual editor and the
I was switching between the two modes because of the hashtag deletion problem.
I think I know what to avoid now, so I guess it isn't as big of a deal, but it
is very frustrating! It would be great if you could fix this.
On Fri, 2019-04-05 at 14:27 -0500, Gregory Lee Bartholomew wrote:
I was having a little trouble reproducing the newline deletion problem on a
small test document. I didn't want to corrupt my current document again. Working
in the code editor view seems to work-around the newline deletion problem, so I
will be content with that for now.
You can look at my revision history to see where all the newlines were deleted
in my mirror-your-system-drive article.
On Fri, 2019-04-05 at 14:58 -0400, Paul Frields wrote:
> I can't reproduce this when I made a new article and pasted in text. I
> made a block, converted it to preformatted, and pasted in text
> including lines prefaced with # and $, and multiple newlines. When I
> preview the article things look as expected. Can you do a screencast
> showing the problem?
> On Fri, Apr 5, 2019 at 11:31 AM Gregory Lee Bartholomew
> <gregory.lee.bartholomew(a)gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hi Paul:
> > I'm having a bit of a hard time with the new Wordpress editor. It keeps
> > removing all the newlines in my pre-formatted text. It also removes the
> > # from lines that I past into the pre-formatted block. I tried using the code
> > tag instead, but that has problems rendering angle brackets (using the ASCII
> > character gives an error and the HTML escape codes don't get translated).
> > I think disabling auto-correction in pre-formatted text blocks would be the
> > option. A quick google search seems to suggest that it is possible to do:
> > Would you mind looking into this?
> > Thanks.
> > --
> > Gregory Lee Bartholomew
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