Line break bug?

Jason Garber jg at
Fri Apr 11 14:14:34 EDT 2008

RedCloth 4.0 (a.k.a. SuperRedCloth) atones for the transgressions of  
its predecessor and honors hard breaks.  We hope to release it soon.   
Please help test...

   gem install RedCloth --source

On Apr 11, 2008, at 6:23 AM, Thomas Watson Steen wrote:

> As far as I can read on blogs around the internet, this "bug" is  
> not new:
> foo
> bar
> is translated to: "<p>foo bar</p>" and not "<p>foo<br />bar</p>".
> After searching the web for an answer it seems that the missing  
> line-break functionality is there on purpose.
> What is the reason for this?
> ... and is there a way to "fix" it?
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