The Markdown message editor says that it's using GitHub flavored Markdown.
(Current version at .) I'm not sure if it's using an older version, has
some missing features, or has a bug here.
The following Markdown paragraph should be rendered across at least three
lines, as I'm using a backslash to indicate a hard line break .
This is the first line.\
And here is the second.\
Now the third.
When I put that into the message editor and click preview, I get a message
that has all three lines run together with the slashes in the middle. Sort
of like this:
This is the first line.\ And here is the second.\ Now the third.
The two spaces variant of a hard line break renders across three lines as I
I've not explicitly tested the Wiki editor.
Christopher W. <firstname.lastname@example.org>