On Sat, Apr 27, 2013 at 2:23 AM, Alistair Bayley <alist...@abayley.org>wrote:
> How's about Creole? > http://wikicreole.org/ > > Found it via this: > > http://www.wilfred.me.uk/blog/2012/07/30/why-markdown-is-not-my-favourite-language/ > > If you go with Markdown, I vote for one of the Pandoc implementations, > probably Pandoc (strict): > http://johnmacfarlane.net/babelmark2/ > > (at least then we're not creating yet another standard...) > Probably the best way to deal with this is by sidestepping it: make the support for alternative syntaxes as modular as possible, and choose two to start out with in order to get a reasonable shot at constructing a suitable API. I think it would be a shame to bikeshed on which specific syntaxes to support, when a lot of productive energy could more usefully go into actually getting the work done. Better to say "prefer a different markup language? code to this API, then submit a patch!"
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