markdown do not support Strikethrough ?

david parsons orc at
Fri Jul 23 03:27:51 EDT 2010

Arno Hautala <arno at> wrote:


>>I wrote:


>> I think it would be difficult to find some syntax that's more

>> comprehensible than doing <s>inline html markup</s> for strikethrough.


>I could have sworn that this was done using dashes.

>-Apparently that's not so.-

But how do would you visually differentiate that markup from
regular hyphens in text? (There are already cases -- the lowly
underscore springs to mind -- where the reference markdown does
the non-obvious thing.)

-david parsons

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