Stream: zulip

Topic: how to write a star


view this post on Zulip Santiago Pastorino (Aug 12 2021 at 21:01):

how do I write this ...

view this post on Zulip Santiago Pastorino (Aug 12 2021 at 21:02):

ls ab*.txt

view this post on Zulip Santiago Pastorino (Aug 12 2021 at 21:02):

in a regular message?

view this post on Zulip Joshua Nelson (Aug 12 2021 at 21:03):

you mean ls ab*.txt?

view this post on Zulip Santiago Pastorino (Aug 12 2021 at 21:03):

no

view this post on Zulip Santiago Pastorino (Aug 12 2021 at 21:03):

ls ab*.txt

view this post on Zulip Santiago Pastorino (Aug 12 2021 at 21:03):

sorry

view this post on Zulip Joshua Nelson (Aug 12 2021 at 21:03):

I am confused, didn't you just write it?

view this post on Zulip Santiago Pastorino (Aug 12 2021 at 21:03):

it doesn't *matter the message*

view this post on Zulip Santiago Pastorino (Aug 12 2021 at 21:03):

it doesn't matter the message

view this post on Zulip Joshua Nelson (Aug 12 2021 at 21:03):

oh, you want it to not make it italicized

view this post on Zulip Santiago Pastorino (Aug 12 2021 at 21:03):

right

view this post on Zulip Joshua Nelson (Aug 12 2021 at 21:04):

\message

view this post on Zulip Santiago Pastorino (Aug 12 2021 at 21:04):

\ doesn't work

view this post on Zulip Joshua Nelson (Aug 12 2021 at 21:04):

oh interesting

view this post on Zulip Joshua Nelson (Aug 12 2021 at 21:04):

yeah I'm not sure

view this post on Zulip Santiago Pastorino (Aug 12 2021 at 21:04):

\* hello \*

view this post on Zulip Joshua Nelson (Aug 12 2021 at 21:04):

view this post on Zulip Joshua Nelson (Aug 12 2021 at 21:04):

lol

view this post on Zulip Joshua Nelson (Aug 12 2021 at 21:04):

*message *

view this post on Zulip Joshua Nelson (Aug 12 2021 at 21:04):

^ that's sort of close

view this post on Zulip Santiago Pastorino (Aug 12 2021 at 21:04):

close :P

view this post on Zulip Santiago Pastorino (Aug 12 2021 at 21:05):

from what I've seen Zulip Markdown format doesn't support backslashes as escape

view this post on Zulip cuviper (Aug 12 2021 at 21:05):

message

view this post on Zulip cuviper (Aug 12 2021 at 21:05):

Nope, not ** :smile:

view this post on Zulip Joshua Nelson (Aug 12 2021 at 21:06):

I really wish zulip would just use commonmark

view this post on Zulip Joshua Nelson (Aug 12 2021 at 21:06):

it's extremely frustrating that I have to figure out the edge cases of each parser for each chat platform I use

view this post on Zulip Joshua Nelson (Aug 12 2021 at 21:06):

google chat has the same problem, I have no idea why they decided to write their own

view this post on Zulip cuviper (Aug 12 2021 at 21:07):

https://github.com/zulip/zulip/issues/18202

view this post on Zulip Jake Goulding (Aug 14 2021 at 11:21):

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view this post on Zulip Jake Goulding (Aug 14 2021 at 11:21):

Amusing

view this post on Zulip Santiago Pastorino (Aug 16 2021 at 23:23):

:), sorry, wasn't really clear what I was talking about at the beginning :)

view this post on Zulip Santiago Pastorino (Aug 16 2021 at 23:23):

Santiago Pastorino said:

it doesn't matter the message

it was about this, stuff between two *s

view this post on Zulip Gary Guo (Aug 17 2021 at 00:58):

*message*

view this post on Zulip Gary Guo (Aug 17 2021 at 01:00):

Just use HTML unicode escape sequence * or *

view this post on Zulip Jake Goulding (Aug 17 2021 at 18:17):

"just" :smile:


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