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authorMatthew Pickering <>2014-12-08 22:58:55 +0000
committerMatthew Pickering <>2014-12-08 22:58:55 +0000
commit4458fed97270d72c16683b5a11bf70836102a736 (patch)
treeffeae9ee8ee413edb1fc629d5902b11f5659dfc7 /README
parent1a130fa48e71c49f233a3811786e49e26ee5409a (diff)
parent9d3504dd4d8fdb3444605bbd9213ac1ab4d3faaa (diff)
Merge pull request #1646 from neongreen/issue1631
Add an -email address link- example to README.
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@@ -2380,6 +2380,10 @@ be followed by a link title, in quotes.)
There can be no space between the bracketed part and the parenthesized part.
The link text can contain formatting (such as emphasis), but the title cannot.
+Email addresses in inline links are not autodetected, so they have to be
+prefixed with `mailto`:
+ [Write me!](mailto:sam@green.eggs.ham)
### Reference links ###