A markdown parser based on
Note that this code is still alpha, some markdown features might not work yet
Why another markdown library?
remarkdown is not just only another markdown library. It mostly contains a parser
that outputs a
docutils document tree. The different scripts
bundled then use
docutils for generation of different types of documents.
Why is this important? Many python tools (mostly for documentation creation)
docutils only supports a ReStructuredText syntax. For
instance this issue and this StackOverflow
question show that there is an interest in allowing
use markdown as an alternative syntax.
The remarkdown PEG is heavily inspired by peg-markdown by John MacFarlane.