[p2pu-dev] Character count, confusingly, counts html

Jos Flores josmasflores at gmail.com
Mon Jan 23 14:39:01 UTC 2012

Hey guys,

should 700 characters be enough even counting HTML? would this be a
matter of showing the 700 countdown as it is shown in other parts of
the site? or should the limit be upped a little?


On 19 January 2012 12:33, Maria Droujkova <droujkova at gmail.com> wrote:
> Today I spent some long minutes trying to figure out how my character count
> got to "over 9000" (900, really) when I added just a short phrase. Turns out
> it counts html code as characters. This is confusing and probably against
> the intention of limiting the space on the sidebar.
> See screenshot attached. It's from editing the summary of the course.
> Cheers,
> Maria Droujkova
> 919-388-1721
> Make math your own, to make your own math
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