CTAN Update: markdown

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at ctan.org
Mon Mar 23 21:12:47 CET 2020

Vít Novotný submitted an update to the



Version:  2.8.2 2020-03-20
License:  lppl1.3

Summary description:  A package for converting and rendering markdown documents inside TeX

Announcement text:
 - Add example-image.png to the Git repository (closes issue #49).
 - Require that text citations are not preceded by non-space characters.
 - Add a line ending at the end of markdown file in case there is none.
 - Do not assume `\markdownInput` input comes from `\markdownOptionOutputDir` (closes issue #57).

 - Extend the abstract of the Markdown package.
 - Document continuous integration and the Makefile.
 - Properly highlight the syntax of shell commands in user manual.
 - Add CSTUG bulletin articles to the README.

 - Upgrade continuous integration from TeX Live 2019 to TeX Live 2020 pretest.


The package’s Catalogue entry can be viewed at

The package’s files themselves can be inspected at


   Thanks for the upload.

     For the CTAN Team
    Petra Rübe-Pugliese


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