[Hpr] A Question about Shownotes - Javascript WYSIWYG

Mike Ray mike at raspberryvi.org
Mon Nov 30 04:09:07 PST 2015

On 30/11/2015 10:26, Ken Fallon wrote:
> On 2015-11-28 21:20, Frank Bell wrote:
>> I note that in my recent episode #1910 about Qmmp, the links to 
>> screenshots in my shownotes were turned into embedded images.  I'd
>> be happy to include any future links to screenshots as embedded
>> images ("src="), if that would be easier for everyone.   It makes
>> no nevermind to me.
>> I recall a discussion about shownotes in a recent Community News 
>> regarding the pros and cons of using a markdown language.  I'm not 
>> particularly interested in learning a markdown language for my own 
>> purposes, but, if a nice template were provided, I'd be happy to
>> learn how to use it.
> Hi Frank,
> It works like this.
> We will accept any shows with or without show notes.
> If hosts don't provide show notes then Dave, myself, or some other
> volunteer will add them. We much prefer having show notes for reasons
> outlined here:
> http://hackerpublicradio.org/request_a_slot.php#show_notes
> Adding embedded images was trivial to do so don't worry about it.
> Right now the jury is still out on the "best" show note format. Stay
> tuned to the Community News Shows for more information on how we are
> doing.

At this point I am going to bite my tongue very hard and say nothing
obvious about embedded images in show notes.

Obviously sighted folks want to see screen-shots etc., that's fine, but
if images are of text on a terminal window to illustrate how to
configure something, then they are to be avoided.


Michael A. Ray
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