On Feb 14, 2018, at 1:43 PM, Alex Buckley <alex.buck...@oracle.com> wrote:
> Strictly speaking, the semantic rule is unnecessary because InputCharacter is
> DEFINED to exclude the CR and LF line terminators! But the semantic rule
> makes the intent very very clear. Writing rules in this form also prevents
> the spec from becoming a soup of statements that are more than just
> observations but less than full-throated assertions.
That makes sense.
> Anyway, the draft was very useful, thanks!
Glad to hear it!
P.S. I posted another version that takes a slightly different
tack on the restriction of "cannot begin with a backquote".
It basically lifts the whole design of Markdown code quotes.