[Standards] Proposed XMPP Extension: Styling

Daniel Gultsch daniel at gultsch.de
Mon Nov 6 21:04:29 UTC 2017


2017-11-06 21:58 GMT+01:00 Goffi <goffi at goffi.org>:
> Le lundi 6 novembre 2017, 21:53:48 CET Daniel Gultsch a écrit :
>> 2017-11-06 21:46 GMT+01:00 Goffi <goffi at goffi.org>:
>> > And you have no indication of markup, so if I copy/paste some code for
>> > instance, some client will render it with markup,
>>
>> I think it is possible to avoid those 'false positives' to some
>> degree. The limited amount of keywords and other rules (has to start
>> with whitespace, not interupted by newline) already work quite well.
>> If you come up with an example of a piece of code that will end up
>> being styled even though it is not supposed to we can maybe fix this
>> be slightly changing the rules.
>
> Are you suggesting to do heuristic to detect if if a text use a markup or not?

No I'm implying that the current syntax already has very few false
positives and we might be able to bring down the rate of false
positives even more by changing the syntax slightly. But for that to
work I need an example of a false positive.


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