[squeak-dev] HelpSystem (was Documentation Team)

Tobias Pape Das.Linux at gmx.de
Wed Apr 21 09:09:36 UTC 2010

Am 2010-04-21 um 09:53 schrieb Hannes Hirzel:

> Regarding markup
> I think we should look into the ideas presented by 'markdown'.
> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Markdown
> There are a lot of converters in many languages and into many formats.

There are Different such languages.
• Markdown, 	incarnation in Perl
– a bunch of extenstions thereof
	like http://fletcherpenney.net/multimarkdown/
• Textile		incarnation in PHP
Both tend to be heavily used in Rails/Ruby on Rails

• reStructured Text 		incarnation in Python docutils
	used for python docstrings and PEPs

From its history and its application 
(and because i like the syntax)
I'd vote for the last one

so Long,

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