[Pharo-dev] Using Gutenberg

Stéphane Ducasse stephane.ducasse at inria.fr
Thu Oct 31 10:53:57 EDT 2013


On Oct 30, 2013, at 10:36 PM, Yuriy Tymchuk <yuriy.tymchuk at me.com> wrote:

> 
> On 30 Oct 2013, at 21:48, Stéphane Ducasse <stephane.ducasse at inria.fr> wrote:
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>>>> 
>>>> markdown misses a lot of features we need to write a book as you
>>>> highlight in your next point. So I don't understand your question :-)
>>> 
>>> If you want to write a comment and display it in Amber I don’t see why people have to learn a new markup language when there is markdown.
>> 
>> Because you learn markdown first but pier syntax predates it. and because like that we have one syntax for everything.
>> Did you notice that the seaside book was fully written with this syntax and it WORKS!!!
> 
> For me it’s like stating that we’ll make one car that will be able to win both Formula 1 and Dakar Rally.

sorry but you are wrong. 
But this is your right not to see what we are doing. 


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> Just talking about newcomers.

Ok so they can learn Smalltalk but they cannot learn two changes from markdown.
So yes let us focus on them they will write books and documentation for sure.


Stef



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