I often want to make a bulleted list in joe, say in an email. To do this, I start a line with an asterisk, and then start to type. The problem is on linewraps--joe automatically adds another * as if it were an indentation character rather than a bullet, so it has an asterisk in front of it. Auto-indent is off, so I'm not sure what Joe is trying to do here. The desired behavior would be either for the linewrap to work "as normal," meaning it just starts on a new line, or for the linewrap to self-indent (e.g., if the first line started with an asterisk and then a space, the second line should automatically indent with TWO spaces). The latter is consistent with most modern style guides; the former is arguably better when "auto-indent" is off because the latter does technically count as auto-indenting.
But the bug report here is really that this is not configurable or solvable in any way I can see; it counts as a "bug" because prefixing lines with an asterisk and a star is definitely inappropriate when auto-indentation is disabled.
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