After spending 15 minutes writing up a node this morning, and then managing to blow it away by mis-advertently closing the wrong browser tab - (UGH!) - this has come just at the right time :)
One minor asthetic request - the "Format" menu items are obviously toggles. It would be nice to have them "ticked" (or not) as they've been applied.
And one minor annoyance - it seems to convert any linebreak into </p><p>. Wouldn't it be more appropriate (and intuitive) if it only started a new paragraph where there was a blank line separating blocks of text, and convert all other line breaks into <br>?
This is a line, with a linebreak
And another line directly underneath
# Converts to:
<p>This is a line, with a linebreak<br>
And another line directly underneath</p>
# Where as:
Blah blah some text and random pontification that goes on for a few li
Then a new paragraph starts here...
# Converts to:
<p>Blah blah some text and random pontification that goes on for a few
<p>Then a new paragraph starts here...
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