[ANN] Showdown -- A javascript port of Markdown

Ivan Sagalaev Maniac at SoftwareManiacs.Org
Wed Feb 28 04:31:45 EST 2007

Jacob Rus wrote:

> If this markdown parsing can be done in real time in javascript, we

> should also be able to extend this to do real-time syntax highlighting

> on the markdown entry box, or am I wrong? Because that would be

> extremely cool!

Indeed! I've made a very quick mash-up of Showdown with my highlight.js
and here's the result: http://softwaremaniacs.org/showdown-highlight/
(down to the end of a text fragment).

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