text/markdown Use Cases

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (appsawg WG)
Author Sean Leonard 
Last updated 2015-10-14 (latest revision 2014-12-28)
Replaced by RFC 7764
Stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
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This document elaborates upon the text/markdown media type for use with Markdown, a family of plain text formatting syntaxes that optionally can be converted to formal markup languages such as HTML. Background information, local storage strategies, and additional syntax registrations are supplied.


Sean Leonard (dev+ietf@seantek.com)

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