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Syntax highlighters for Gherkin source
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I18n Gherkin syntax highlighting for several highlighting engines:

Examples are here.


First, install dependencies:

git submodule update --init --recursive
gem install gherkin

Each syntax highlighter has a template named template.erb that you can edit. You can then regenerate a highlighter with e.g.

rake highlight.js/gherkin_en.js

To regenerate all of the highlighters, run:


The shjs modes don't have a template.erb as they are generated from the src-highlight modes.


If you have fixed something, commit it to your fork of the repo and send a pull request.

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