Callout LaTeX rendering bug

Steps to reproduce

Create a new note with a callout using “>”. Type it inside an inline LaTeX expression with anything in it. Move the cursor outside the latex expression but still inside the “>” callout block.
The LaTeX gets rendered correctly.
Now add in the first line of the callout any type such “[!done]”, and put the cursor back where it was before (anywhere outside the latex expression but inside the callout).
The LaTeX expression doesn’t render (it just shows the code as if the cursor was inside)

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Expected result

The LaTeX expressions get rendered with the mouse inside the callout but outside of the “$” expression.

Actual result

The LaTeX expression shows as text (it doesn’t get rendered)


Obsidian version: v1.4.16
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Additional information


This is not a bug because it’s not supported:

And there is a feature request thread.

You can render LaTeX inside callouts using my plugin Math Booster (docs
), but I hope it will be soon supported by Obsidian itself and I can get rid of this feature from my plugin.

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