February 27, 2020

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A Python implementation of John Grubers Markdown with Extension support.

repo name Python-Markdown/markdown
repo link https://github.com/Python-Markdown/markdown
homepage https://python-markdown.github.io/
language Python
size (curr.) 3053 kB
stars (curr.) 2034
created 2010-05-29
license Other


Build Status Coverage Status Latest Version Python Versions BSD License Code of Conduct

This is a Python implementation of John Gruber’s Markdown. It is almost completely compliant with the reference implementation, though there are a few known issues. See Features for information on what exactly is supported and what is not. Additional features are supported by the Available Extensions.


Installation and usage documentation is available in the docs/ directory of the distribution and on the project website at https://Python-Markdown.github.io/.

See the change log at https://Python-Markdown.github.io/change_log.


You may report bugs, ask for help, and discuss various other issues on the bug tracker.

Code of Conduct

Everyone interacting in the Python-Markdown project’s codebases, issue trackers, and mailing lists is expected to follow the Code of Conduct.

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