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Summary Processes the Markdown language with the bundled discount library.
Maintainers Pierre Joye (lead) [wishlist] [details]
Gustavo Lopes <cataphract@php.net> (lead) [details]
License New BSD License
Description Markdown is a lightweight markup language created by John Gruber. It is also
the name of the original tool written in Perl that converts such markup into

This library is a wrapper for a modified version of the discount Markdown
processor, created by David Parsons. It supports several extensions of the
original Markdown language, including smartypants-style substitutions, pandoc-
style document headers, and parts of Markdown Extra.

The modifications to discount include discarding several parts important only
to stand-alone applications that accompany the library code, better consistency
in library interface functions, thread-safety without eager initialization of
globals, usage of the Zend memory manager and support for Microsoft Windows.

Discount is available at <http://www.pell.portland.or.us/~orc/Code/discount/>.

The page of the original Markdown is available at

Windows binaries (VC 9, x86, 1.0.0), with PDB files:
This extension is also compatible with PHP 5.2, but no Windows binaries will be provided here.

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Available Releases
Version State Release Date Downloads  
1.0.0 stable 2012-02-21 markdown-1.0.0.tgz (73.3kB) [Changelog]
0.2.0 alpha 2011-01-12 markdown-0.2.0.tgz (70.2kB) [Changelog]
0.1.0 alpha 2009-03-14 markdown-0.1.0.tgz (27.8kB) [Changelog]

Release 1.0.0: PHP Version: PHP 5.2.0 or newer
PEAR Package: PEAR 1.4.8 or newer
Release 0.2.0: PHP Version: PHP 5.2.0 or newer
PEAR Package: PEAR 1.4.8 or newer
Release 0.1.0: PHP Version: PHP 5.2.0 or newer
PEAR Package: PEAR 1.7.0 or newer
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