Markdown file extension

Daniel Lawson dlawson at
Tue Oct 10 15:33:52 EDT 2006

On Oct 9, 2006, at 8:53 PM, Lou Quillio wrote:

> John Gruber wrote:

>> I don't like it at all, and certainly won't use or endorse it.


> Amen. How does a cryptic or tech-schmancy extension square with the

> Markdown ethic? It don't.


> But if ya absolutely hadda have one sometimes, what about, uhh,

> `filename.markdown`?


> Too confusing?


> LQ

How about the extension .✪


Or do some operating systems not like unicode filenames?

Daniel Lawson
Assistant Professor of Economics
Drew University

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