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authorJohn MacFarlane <jgm@berkeley.edu>2017-12-11 21:46:58 -0800
committerJohn MacFarlane <jgm@berkeley.edu>2017-12-11 21:46:58 -0800
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@@ -1,5 +1,5 @@
.\"t
-.TH PANDOC 1 "December 2, 2017" "pandoc 2.0.4"
+.TH PANDOC 1 "December 8, 2017" "pandoc 2.1"
.SH NAME
pandoc - general markup converter
.SH SYNOPSIS
@@ -19,8 +19,9 @@ MultiMarkdown, reStructuredText, XHTML, HTML5, LaTeX (including
\f[C]beamer\f[] slide shows), ConTeXt, RTF, OPML, DocBook, OpenDocument,
ODT, Word docx, GNU Texinfo, MediaWiki markup, DokuWiki markup, ZimWiki
markup, Haddock markup, EPUB (v2 or v3), FictionBook2, Textile, groff
-man, groff ms, Emacs Org mode, AsciiDoc, InDesign ICML, TEI Simple, Muse
-and Slidy, Slideous, DZSlides, reveal.js or S5 HTML slide shows.
+man, groff ms, Emacs Org mode, AsciiDoc, InDesign ICML, TEI Simple,
+Muse, PowerPoint slide shows and Slidy, Slideous, DZSlides, reveal.js or
+S5 HTML slide shows.
It can also produce PDF output on systems where LaTeX, ConTeXt,
\f[C]pdfroff\f[], \f[C]wkhtmltopdf\f[], \f[C]prince\f[], or
\f[C]weasyprint\f[] is installed.
@@ -286,8 +287,8 @@ e\-book), \f[C]asciidoc\f[] (AsciiDoc), \f[C]icml\f[] (InDesign ICML),
slide show), \f[C]slideous\f[] (Slideous HTML and JavaScript slide
show), \f[C]dzslides\f[] (DZSlides HTML5 + JavaScript slide show),
\f[C]revealjs\f[] (reveal.js HTML5 + JavaScript slide show), \f[C]s5\f[]
-(S5 HTML and JavaScript slide show), or the path of a custom lua writer
-(see Custom writers, below).
+(S5 HTML and JavaScript slide show), \f[C]pptx\f[] (PowerPoint slide
+show) or the path of a custom lua writer (see Custom writers, below).
(\f[C]markdown_github\f[] provides deprecated and less accurate support
for Github\-Flavored Markdown; please use \f[C]gfm\f[] instead, unless
you use extensions that do not work with \f[C]gfm\f[].) Note that
@@ -432,7 +433,8 @@ Specify the base level for headers (defaults to 1).
.RE
.TP
.B \f[C]\-\-strip\-empty\-paragraphs\f[]
-Ignore paragraphs with non content.
+\f[I]Deprecated. Use the \f[CI]+empty_paragraphs\f[I] extension
+instead.\f[] Ignore paragraphs with no content.
This option is useful for converting word processing documents where
users have used empty paragraphs to create inter\-paragraph space.
.RS
@@ -1809,6 +1811,14 @@ list of options for biblatex.
list of options for natbib.
.RS
.RE
+.TP
+.B \f[C]pagestyle\f[]
+An option for LaTeX\[aq]s \f[C]\\pagestyle{}\f[].
+The default article class supports \[aq]plain\[aq] (default),
+\[aq]empty\[aq], and \[aq]headings\[aq]; headings puts section titles in
+the header.
+.RS
+.RE
.SS Variables for ConTeXt
.TP
.B \f[C]papersize\f[]
@@ -4752,6 +4762,13 @@ anything.
.IP \[bu] 2
Lazy wrapping of paragraphs is not allowed: the entire definition must
be indented four spaces.
+.SS Extension: \f[C]empty_paragraphs\f[]
+.PP
+Allows empty paragraphs.
+By default empty paragraphs are omitted.
+This affects the \f[C]docx\f[] reader and writer, the
+\f[C]opendocument\f[] and \f[C]odt\f[] writer, and all HTML\-based
+readers and writers.
.SS Markdown variants
.PP
In addition to pandoc\[aq]s extended Markdown, the following Markdown
@@ -4811,8 +4828,9 @@ extensions on \f[C]commonmark\f[]:
\f[C]
These\ can\ all\ be\ individually\ disabled.\ Note,\ however,\ that
`commonmark`\ and\ `gfm`\ have\ limited\ support\ for\ extensions:
-extensions\ other\ than\ those\ listed\ above\ (and\ `smart`)\ will\ have
-no\ effect\ on\ `commonmark`\ or\ `gfm`.
+extensions\ other\ than\ those\ listed\ above\ (and\ `smart`\ and
+`raw_tex`)\ will\ have\ no\ effect\ on\ `commonmark`\ or\ `gfm`.
+And\ `raw_tex`\ only\ affects\ `gfm`\ output,\ not\ input.
\f[]
.fi
.SS Extensions with formats other than Markdown
@@ -4833,7 +4851,8 @@ You can use pandoc to produce an HTML + JavaScript slide presentation
that can be viewed via a web browser.
There are five ways to do this, using S5, DZSlides, Slidy, Slideous, or
reveal.js.
-You can also produce a PDF slide show using LaTeX \f[C]beamer\f[].
+You can also produce a PDF slide show using LaTeX \f[C]beamer\f[], or
+slides shows in Microsoft PowerPoint format.
.PP
Here\[aq]s the Markdown source for a simple slide show,
\f[C]habits.txt\f[]:
@@ -4912,6 +4931,14 @@ pandoc\ \-t\ beamer\ habits.txt\ \-o\ habits.pdf
.PP
Note that a reveal.js slide show can also be converted to a PDF by
printing it to a file from the browser.
+.PP
+To produce a Powerpoint slide show, type
+.IP
+.nf
+\f[C]
+pandoc\ habits.txt\ \-o\ habits.pptx
+\f[]
+.fi
.SS Structuring the slide show
.PP
By default, the \f[I]slide level\f[] is the highest header level in the