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Old 06-12-2014, 05:46 AM - Thread Starter
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quoting spoilers

This is the first post, and the following is wrapped in a spoiler:

Spoiler!


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Old 06-12-2014, 05:47 AM - Thread Starter
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This is the first post, and the following is wrapped in a spoiler:

Spoiler!


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Does the spoiler work properly inside a quote?

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It does.

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When in the course of human events...

Quote:
...I decide to make a block quote...
...it does not actually quote.

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When in the course of human events...



...it does not actually quote.

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But a named quote in a reply does.

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What does MENTION do?

@This is a MENTION block.
;
This is after.

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When in the course of human events...

Quote:
...I decide to make a block quote...
...it does not actually quote.

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Just manually enter a quote tag in front and back and, on front tag, add an equal sign followed by a space (for no name), and get this

Quote:
Originally Posted by
A no-name quote.
or enter a name instead of the space after the = sign if desired or if actually quoting someone from a book or article, or whoever, and get this

Quote:
Originally Posted by Me
a named quote.

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Old 06-15-2014, 12:16 PM - Thread Starter
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Just manually enter a quote tag in front and back and, on front tag, add an equal sign followed by a space (for no name), and get this
Yes, I saw that, but a simple quote has to work. It's part of the editor. Just an indented block with a different background is all that's needed.

The "Quote" label can go.

The editor also inserts INDENT tags which are not functioning.

And the SPOILER sections are centered, which is less than optimal.

Other than that I'm not complaining!

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Q: Does a nested NOPARSE work?
A: Yes, it does.

Example. This is how you use NOPARSE:


[noparse]

[quote]
showing how a simple block quote should work
[/quote]

[/noparse]

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Testing block quotes and indenting again.

Like so:



before the quote

[quote]This should be a quote.[/quote]

after the quote
[INDENT]This is meant to be indented.[/INDENT]
after the indent



For real:

before the quote

Quote:
This should be a quote.
after the quote
This is meant to be indented.
after the indent

EDIT: doesn't work, and look at the different amounts of vertical white space eaten both within noparse tags and without.

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It looks like simple quote blocks are working now.

Quote:
This is a quoted block.
This is after. Should be one blank line before and after the block.

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test

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how come I can't do a spoiler ? I click on the rectangle s but it doesn't change it
to spoiler anyone
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It's working here.

Spoiler!


...and do you have any javascript blocked, say with NoScript?

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