Bug#592239: Remove markdown syntax in favor of Vim 7.3's
dlaxalde at gmail.com
Tue Mar 1 16:05:51 UTC 2011
James Vega <jamessan at debian.org> wrote [2011-03-01]:
> > But such redundancy isn't desirable, now is it?
> Especially given that the officially sanctioned filetype name is
> markdown, not mkd as used by this script. By using mkd as the
> filetype, you now lose any benefit of the other official scripts
> since you're not using the same filetype name. This is one of the
> reasons I try to push people to maintain their scripts within Vim
> upstream. In an ideal world, the vim-scripts package wouldn't exist.
That's indeed a reasonable position.
> Is there anything this syntax script supports that the official one
> doesn't? If so, it probably makes better sense to try and merge that
> functionality into the official script.
At least one thing: folding. I will investigate further though.
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