Hi Nicolas, Thanks for putting up this list.
> ** Backslash escaping > Allowing to escape some symbols in plain text (e.g., emphasis markers, > square brackets...) would remove a limitation in verbatim/code objects. > As a small benefit, it would also permit to implement mid-word markup: > b*o*ld. > There are some gotchas, however. I am definitely interested in a solution to this (based on a related discussion we had here earlier): http://email@example.com/msg100527.html I'd happy to contribute to it as I can, but I don't know where to start. But as soon as I see some activity related to backslash escaping, I'd happily be involved in the code development. -- Kaushal Modi