Thread: [Feature Request] BBCode for Strikethrough

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    (?<!re)tired Mario F.'s Avatar
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    [Feature Request] BBCode for Strikethrough

    Admin, hi.

    Could we get strikethrough added to the BBCode? [s] would do just fine, since this seems to the more or less universal code in other forums. Or [del] if you wish to make a reference to HTML5.

    It really is useful as a post editing feature, if we wish to retain the previous text but indicate at the same time it became invalid or there was a change in thought.
    Last edited by Mario F.; 01-17-2015 at 08:04 PM.
    Originally Posted by brewbuck:
    Reimplementing a large system in another language to get a 25% performance boost is nonsense. It would be cheaper to just get a computer which is 25% faster.

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    Ticked and off
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    Seconded. When quoting or restating statements in earlier posts, it'd make it easier for others to read what the incorrect part was.

    There are many ways how to have it emit the HTML code, but
    PHP Code:
    <span style="text-decoration: line-through;"> ... </span
    is supported in just about all browsers, and is valid CSS21, too.

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    Lurking whiteflags's Avatar
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    [s] is supported in vBulletin already. I think a box needs to be checked by someone in power is all.

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