[kramdown-users] [ANN] kramdown 0.6.0 released

Thomas Leitner t_leitner at gmx.at
Tue Apr 6 06:29:49 EDT 2010

## About kramdown

kramdown (sic, not Kramdown or KramDown, just kramdown) is a *free*
GPL-licensed [Ruby](http://www.ruby-lang.org) library for parsing a
superset of Markdown. It is completely written in Ruby, supports
standard Markdown (with some minor modifications) and various
extensions that have been made popular by the [PHP Markdown Extra]
package and [Maruku].
Homepage for installation instructions and documentation:

## kramdown 0.6.0 released

This release adds syntax support for block and inline LaTeX math (for
example: $$e^{i\pi}=?$$). Aside from that there are the usual small
enhancements and bug fixes.

## Changes

* Major changes:

  - Added syntax support for block and inline LaTeX math

* Minor changes:

  - Added a man page for the kramdown binary
  - Added a CLI option for selecting the input format and changed the
    output format option to `-o`
  - Small syntax change for list items: the last list item text is now
    also wrapped in a paragraph tag if all other list items are.
  - Added documentation on available parsers and converters

* Bug fixes:

  - Fixed problem where clearly invalid email autolinks were permitted
    (reported by Eric Sunshine)
  - Added documentation for autolinks (reported by Eric Sunshine)
  - Fixed performance problem related to emphasis parsing (reported by
    Chris Heald)
  - Fixed bug RF#27957: document templates were missing from
    distribution packages (reported by Alex Bargi)
  - Fixed problem with LaTeX converter handling HTML elements not

* Deprecation notes:

  - The CLI options `-f` will be removed in the next release.

More information about the kramdown-users mailing list