Markdown and the hCal microformat

Magnus Lie Hetland magnus at
Thu Aug 3 17:55:55 EDT 2006

On Aug 3, 2006, at 21:53, Michel Fortin wrote:

> Yes, PHP Markdown, the object oriented version I announced a little

> while ago, is better suited for extension than John's Perl

> Markdown. But there is no "intelligent" way to add a function in

> the middle of the processing chain other than by replacing the

> caller function, which makes any extension rather inelegant (but

> still better than before). Improving PHP Markdown's extension

> capabilities is on my todo list.

I have a similar project that's currently a bit stranded, that is a
*generic* markup engine for formats such as Markdown (
The currently unreleased version works by a chain of filters, passing
PYX events (start/end tag, text, processing element, etc.) along a
pipeline, and you can insert whatever filters you wish.

If you're interested in having a look or in discussing some
particulars, just give me a holler :)

Magnus Lie Hetland

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