attribute blocks for definition lists

Michel Fortin michel.fortin at
Wed Jul 3 06:50:57 EDT 2013

Le 1-juil.-2013 à 11:33, Matthieu Codron <codronm+markdown at> a écrit :

> Hello,


> As I am using markdown to write documentation, I am often tempted to make

> links to terms in definition lists.


> Since this is not possible for now (at least in php markdown extra), I was

> wondering if this could be a common addition in major implementation

> supporting definition lists.


> the syntax would be


> term {#id}

> : definition


> This syntax tries to follows current convention and use the similarity

> between titles and terms.

I'm planning to add this to the next version of PHP Markdown Extra.

Michel Fortin
michel.fortin at

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