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authorfiddlosopher <fiddlosopher@788f1e2b-df1e-0410-8736-df70ead52e1b>2009-10-14 20:00:58 +0000
committerfiddlosopher <fiddlosopher@788f1e2b-df1e-0410-8736-df70ead52e1b>2009-10-14 20:00:58 +0000
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Updated HCAR report.
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-\report{John MacFarlane}%05/09
+\report{John MacFarlane}%11/09
\status{active development}
-\participants{Recai Okta\c{s}, Andrea Rossato, Peter Wang}
+\participants{Andrea Rossato, Peter Wang, Paulo Tanimoto}
Pandoc aspires to be the swiss army knife of text markup formats: it
@@ -12,14 +12,16 @@ DocBook XML, OpenDocument XML, ODT, RTF, groff man, MediaWiki markup,
GNU Texinfo, LaTeX, ConTeXt, and S5. Pandoc's markdown syntax includes
extensions for LaTeX math, tables, definition lists, footnotes, and more.
-Since the last report, there have been two releases of pandoc (1.1 and 1.2),
-including many bug fixes and the following new features:
+Since the last report, there has been one release (1.2.1).
- \item Support for literate Haskell.
- \item New \texttt{--jsmath} and \texttt{--email-obfuscation} options.
- \item Better CSS styling in HTML tables.
- \item Windows installer no longer requires admin privileges.
- \item Support for citeproc-hs-0.2.
+ \item Users may notice a significant speedup in reading markdown in
+ \verb!--smart! mode; the abbreviations parser has been made much more
+ efficient.
+ \item Default HTML output now wraps sections in divs with unique
+ identifiers. This should aid manipulation using javascript and
+ other tools.
+ \item We have made some progress in replacing the old POSIX shell
+ script wrappers with more portable Haskell wrappers.