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Format of this verbatim section

Public Instance Methods

accept(visitor) click to toggle source

Calls accept_verbatim on visitor

               # File rdoc/markup/verbatim.rb, line 24
def accept visitor
  visitor.accept_verbatim self
normalize() click to toggle source

Collapses 3+ newlines into two newlines

               # File rdoc/markup/verbatim.rb, line 31
def normalize
  parts = []

  newlines = 0

  @parts.each do |part|
    case part
    when /^\s*\n/ then
      newlines += 1
      parts << part if newlines == 1
      newlines = 0
      parts << part

  parts.pop if parts.last =~ /\A\r?\n\z/

  @parts = parts
ruby?() click to toggle source

Is this verbatim section ruby code?

               # File rdoc/markup/verbatim.rb, line 70
def ruby?
  @format ||= nil # TODO for older ri data, switch the tree to marshal_dump
  @format == :ruby
text() click to toggle source

The text of the section

               # File rdoc/markup/verbatim.rb, line 78
def text

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