[kramdown-users] why can't kramdown just leave my HTML alone?

Matt Neuburg matt at tidbits.com
Thu Jul 22 13:37:27 EDT 2010

On or about 7/22/10 2:24 AM, thus spake "Shawn Van Ittersum"
<svicalifornia at gmail.com>:

> I second this.  It's very strange for attributes to be rearranged, and
> especially for src to come before alt in an img tag.
> Thomas, perhaps I don't understand, what was the motivation to have kramdown
> parse HTML?

And especially when I've *explicitly* said markdown="0". Isn't that supposed
to mean "hands off"?


> On Wed, 21 Jul 2010 20:14:30 -0700, Matt Neuburg wrote:
>> require 'rubygems'
>> require 'kramdown'
>> s = '<div markdown="0">'
>> s += '<img src="dummy.png" alt="nothing" />'
>> s += '</div>'
>> puts Kramdown::Document.new(s).to_html
>> #=> <div><img alt="nothing" src="dummy.png" /></div>
>> But that isn't what I said, is it? Why can't kramdown just leave my img tag
>> alone? I might have a reason to have the src attribute come first. This is
>> just not nice behavior.

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