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Subject:Re: free editor that can sort HTML tables? From:Robert Lauriston <robert -at- lauriston -dot- com> To:TECHWR-L Writing <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com> Date:Tue, 11 Nov 2014 09:09:41 -0800
If so, nobody's posted it as a workaround on the JIRA issue requesting
There are a couple of plugins, but they appeared to predate the switch
from wiki markup to XHTML in Confluence 4.
On Tue, Nov 11, 2014 at 9:07 AM, Mike Starr <mike -at- writestarr -dot- com> wrote:
> I suspect there's probably a tweak you can make to the code that embeds the
> table that allows you to specify the default sort.
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> On 11/11/2014 10:55 AM, Robert Lauriston wrote:
>> I'm looking to sort HTML code to work around a limitation in
>> Confluence. It renders tables as sortable by clicking on a heading
>> cell, but it doesn't let you set the default sort.
>> I suppose I could just write a regex expression to strip out the
>> spaces and returns so that each <tr>...<tr> was on a single line. Then
>> I could just use my regular text editor's line sort.
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