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Bug 412921 - app-text/peg-multimarkdown - An implementation of MultiMarkdown in C, using a PEG grammar
Summary: app-text/peg-multimarkdown - An implementation of MultiMarkdown in C, using a...
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: New packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal normal (vote)
Assignee: Default Assignee for New Packages
Depends on:
Reported: 2012-04-21 14:53 UTC by Ștefan Talpalaru
Modified: 2012-04-24 14:13 UTC (History)
0 users

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Package list:
Runtime testing required: ---

peg-multimarkdown-3.5.1.ebuild (peg-multimarkdown-3.5.1.ebuild,671 bytes, text/plain)
2012-04-21 14:53 UTC, Ștefan Talpalaru
cflags.patch (cflags.patch,1.36 KB, text/plain)
2012-04-21 14:54 UTC, Ștefan Talpalaru
peg-cflags.patch (peg-cflags.patch,327 bytes, text/plain)
2012-04-21 14:54 UTC, Ștefan Talpalaru

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Description Ștefan Talpalaru 2012-04-21 14:53:50 UTC
Created attachment 309721 [details]

MultiMarkdown, or MMD, is a tool to help turn minimally marked-up plain text into well formatted documents, including HTML, PDF (by way of LaTeX), OPML, or OpenDocument (specifically, Flat OpenDocument or ‘.fodt’, which can in turn be converted into RTF, Microsoft Word, or virtually any other word-processing format).

MMD is a superset of the Markdown syntax, originally created by John Gruber. It adds multiple syntax features (tables, footnotes, and citations, to name a few), in addition to the various output formats listed above (Markdown only creates HTML). Additionally, it builds in “smart” typography for various languages (proper left- and right-sided quotes, for example).

MultiMarkdown was originally a fork of the Markdown Perl code, but as of version 3.0 has been rewritten as a fork of peg-markdown by John MacFarlane, written in C. It can be compiled for any major operating system, and as a native binary runs much faster than the Perl version it replaces.
Comment 1 Ștefan Talpalaru 2012-04-21 14:54:12 UTC
Created attachment 309723 [details]
Comment 2 Ștefan Talpalaru 2012-04-21 14:54:29 UTC
Created attachment 309725 [details]