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authorfiddlosopher <fiddlosopher@788f1e2b-df1e-0410-8736-df70ead52e1b>2009-12-31 21:18:13 +0000
committerfiddlosopher <fiddlosopher@788f1e2b-df1e-0410-8736-df70ead52e1b>2009-12-31 21:18:13 +0000
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Fuller discussion of Templates in README and man page.
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@@ -245,7 +245,12 @@ document. To see the default template that is used, just type
pandoc --print-default-template=FORMAT
where `FORMAT` is the name of the output format. A custom template
-can be specified using the `--template` option.
+can be specified using the `--template` option. You can also override
+the system default templates for a given output format `FORMAT`
+by putting a file `FORMAT.template` in `$HOME/.pandoc/templates`
+(on unix) or
+`C:\Documents And Settings\USERNAME\Application Data\pandoc\templates`
+(on Windows).
Templates may contain *variables*. Variable names are sequences of
alphanumerics, `-`, and `_`, starting with a letter. A variable name
@@ -264,7 +269,8 @@ depending on the output format, but include:
`legacy-header`
: contents specified by `-C/--custom-header`
`header-includes`
-: contents specified by `-H/--include-in-header`
+: contents specified by `-H/--include-in-header` (may have multiple
+ values)
`toc`
: non-null value if `--toc/--table-of-contents` was specified
`body`
@@ -272,7 +278,8 @@ depending on the output format, but include:
`title`
: title of document, as specified in title block
`author`
-: author of document, as specified in title block
+: author of document, as specified in title block (may have
+ multiple values)
`date`
: date of document, as specified in title block