Quote by Agent X20: Yes - looks like the local forum here stripped my backslashes - ARGH! Thanks for pointing that out. Kinda hard to get the point across when that happens. Dammit - I can't even double escape them! I'll edit the post and substitute something in.
Did you try posting your code example in a code block? If not then thats why your quotes or slashes are removed. We filter out any possible hazardous data to prevent cross site scripting attacks and SQL injections via the forum. The same should occur if posting a comment to an article.
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this is an example of one slash \ and this is two slashes \\
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