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Single code formatted space ` ` works in questions and answers but not comments [duplicate]

It's annoying that on stack overflow ` ` works fine in questions and answers but not in comments, to produce a single code-formatted space. Edit a few days later Actually my question appears to be a ...
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Markdown in comments: Inline code section does not format correctly if it contains only white-space [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: My comment code block was not converted properly, is this a bug? When I mark an inline code section in a post, it can contain a single space if I want it to. For example: ...
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Markdown bug in comments with ` ` [duplicate]

I just tried to write this comment: You could use $arr = explode(' ', $str); to split $str by . Then you could do the same on = to get your key->value pairs. But it chokes on and formats like so:
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` those backticks don't work if there's a space ` [duplicate]

Markdown: ` those backticks don't work if there's empty space ` Rendered: those backticks don't work if there's empty space Markdown: `those backticks work without space` Rendered: those ...
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minor bug in comment code tags [duplicate]

I seem to have found a minor bug in the formatting of code within comments. Code that ends in a = followed by a space "consumes" any space after it. I realize that multiple spaces are automatically ...
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Using back-ticks to show code doesn't allow you to start with a space? [duplicate]

Referring to the comment I made here MySQLi Select hashtag from table Trying to use # someTag did not work so well for me in the comments and same thing goes for this post, edit this post and you ...
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Square brackets in inline code in comments [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: My comment `code block` was not converted properly, is this a bug? Writing either ` [ ]` or ` \[ \]` in comments doesn't appear to result in any inline code style at all. ...
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Can we have backticks in comments back, please?

Since a few days, the old backtick trick to circumvent the minimum comment length doesn't work any more. Comments now show up as yes ` ` ` ` ` ` ` ` can we have that back please? There are valid ...
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Recent change of inline code in comments leads to mistakes in old comments

This is a continuation of my question Recent change in treatment of backticks in comments?, but as that one is status-completed, I think it better to ask a new question. As explained here by Jeff, ...
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You can't mark a string as fixed-width if it begins with a whitespace character

I initially noticed this when I posted this comment: How can I sort a document according to a substring in each line on Win7? The first fixed-width section is not properly resolved. After a bit of ...
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Comments - Code block markup doesn't display correctly [closed]

Using grave accent ` doesn't format the code in the comments. A screenshot is worth many words: