File Extension Consensus

Allan Odgaard 1EDF4D33-D1B1-4C97-A393-3D2B4EE5E095+Markdown at
Fri Nov 5 05:26:12 EDT 2010

On 5 Nov 2010, at 10:18, Jan Erik Moström wrote:

> I don't think you can get Gruber to "bless" an extension.

Indeed — this has come up before. Gruber used ‘.text’ at that time.
One suggestion I liked was ‘.mtext’ since it stresses the readability
of the file.

I use ‘.mdown’ myself — I’d prefer ‘.md’ if it wasn’t for the

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