The text/markdown Media Type

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Document Type None Internet-Draft (appsawg WG)
Last updated 2015-06-18 (latest revision 2015-04-15)
Replaces draft-seantek-text-markdown-media-type
Stream IETF
Intended RFC status Informational
Expired & archived
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Stream WG state (None)
Document shepherd Murray Kucherawy
Shepherd write-up Show (last changed 2015-06-17)
IESG IESG state Unknown state
Consensus Boilerplate Unknown
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Responsible AD Barry Leiba
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This document registers 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.


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