Tools for converting markdown to other formats with templating support

James Laver james.laver at
Sat Dec 22 17:43:27 EST 2012

On 22 Dec 2012, at 20:09, John MacFarlane <jgm at> wrote:

> Pandoc should be able to do all of this, except for synchronizing

> the page breaks. Pandoc supports templates for all formats:



> Since PDF output is via LaTeX, you'll need to customize the LaTeX

> template for PDF. The pandoc-discuss group is a good place to

> ask questions about this if you get stuck. Pandoc supports a

> title block with title, author, and date; if you need other metadata

> you can populate template variables with a command-line flag.


> John

Hi John,

After some looking around the pandoc site, this seems to be exactly what I need.


P.S. it didn't escape my attention that you're the author of pandoc :)

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