On this particular site, I think it is absolutely critical to have syntax highlighting work, automatically if possible.
1\$\begingroup\$ how many languages are we going to face? \$\endgroup\$– LREJan 19, 2011 at 21:44
2\$\begingroup\$ @LRE: The same amount as StackOverflow? How do they handle it over there? \$\endgroup\$– ircmaxellJan 19, 2011 at 21:56
We have turned this on - I will import the language specific prettify hints later.
\$\begingroup\$ Thankyou @Geoff Dalgas \$\endgroup\$ Jan 19, 2011 at 23:15
1\$\begingroup\$ Didn't feel like starting a separate question, but I'd like to know. What does "language specific prettify hits" mean specifically? \$\endgroup\$ Jan 20, 2011 at 15:12
\$\begingroup\$ @Inaimathi see here: meta.stackexchange.com/questions/72082/… \$\endgroup\$ Jan 20, 2011 at 16:32
This probably just slipped the mind of the admins, since most of the new SE sites aren't code related.