Or maybe just nobody commented. (: Did anyone notice that scratchpads had a lot of changes done to them recently? The work isn't finished. This particular problem is well known and as the work for these changes progresses, this problem will go away.
Update: About one day later and most of the kinks are removed from scratchpads (mostly due to demerphq's diligence, again, it appears -- though I don't mean to not credit others who may have helped, ysth probably being one) including preventing private scratchpads from having their contents subject to search. And I managed to change Super Search to allow the 'scratchpad' box to be checked.
Are you posting in the right place? Check out Where do I post X? to know for sure.
Posts may use any of the Perl Monks Approved HTML tags. Currently these include the following:
<code> <a> <b> <big>
<blockquote> <br /> <dd>
<dl> <dt> <em> <font>
<h1> <h2> <h3> <h4>
<h5> <h6> <hr /> <i>
<li> <nbsp> <ol> <p>
<small> <strike> <strong>
<sub> <sup> <table>
<td> <th> <tr> <tt>
Snippets of code should be wrapped in
<code> tags not
<pre> tags. In fact, <pre>
tags should generally be avoided. If they must
be used, extreme care should be
taken to ensure that their contents do not
have long lines (<70 chars), in order to prevent
horizontal scrolling (and possible janitor
Want more info? How to link
or How to display code and escape characters
are good places to start.