Trouble with parentheses in Markdown hyperlinks

David Chambers david.chambers.05 at
Wed Oct 24 12:19:24 EDT 2012

I registered for a year but did nothing with it during that time, so let the registration lapse. I'm happy to reregister this domain name (or to register a different one) and to point it at the appropriate nameservers.


On Monday, 22 October 2012 at 8:24 PM, Boris Le Ninivin wrote:

> On 10/23/2012 02:37 AM, David J. Weller-Fahy wrote:

> > Ah-hah! I knew I was too tired when I responded - let me clarify.

> >

> > I don't believe we'll need fcgiwrap or Nginx, as I already have a

> > functional setup of ikiwiki running under mathopd, and can duplicate

> > that for another user easily enough.

> >


> Your VPS, your call. :)

> > I can do the initial setup of the wiki and gitolite, assuming the

> > gitolite configuration is not rocket science (TM). I'll run the wiki

> > under an isolated user, set some reasonable defaults, and then get you

> > setup as the administrator. Note, I'm committing to donating VPS

> > hosting, but not to being the active maintainer of the wiki. I would

> > hand that over to you, and would be a sometime helper, but RL does not

> > allow for much free time.

> >


> Same here, so it might be great if a couple of other people would ask

> for an access ( via git too; so they can put things we forget

> (or don't have the time to add) in the wiki.

> > I can get those items done within the next few days (before Friday,

> > certainly), and then we can test connectivity and make sure you have

> > full access to the wiki's repository.

> >


> Depending on the availability of the virtual-server manager of the

> French association I mentionned before, I might already have (I've asked

> a few days ago, but they have much to do apparently) a working VPS at

> this point... So... Wait and see...

> > To make sure I fully understand: The intent of this Wiki would be to

> > provide a central repository for documentation about Markdown, the

> > variants available (including the 1.2b8 and other semi-official

> > variants), the quirks and bugs of each, and start working toward

> > community convergence w.r.t. a future "Markdown2," or whatever it will

> > be called. Did I capture that correctly?

> >


> Same idea here yes. Plus a link to a (list of the?) multi-dingus, if

> available.

> > Final item: What temporary* subdomain does the community want? I can

> > put anything on the front of my " (," and was tempted to just

> > create " (," but realized others may have a preference. So:

> > What say y'all?

> >


> I was thinking about using a domain under a "first level TLD" such as

> ( The thing being : We (or you) HAVE to set up a working wiki

> with some (even minimal) content before we ask for the domain, or it

> will be taken down in minutes (their policy is quite restrictive about

> non-resolving websites and inactivity). What do the others on the list

> think?

> > *: There is nothing more permanent that a temporary measure, so I tend

> > to assume temporary names are going to be permanent now. ;)

> >

> > Anyway, that's my brain-bytes for now. If I missed anything or there

> > are questions throw them out there.

> >

> > Regards,

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