AsciiDoc is an actively used text markup language created in 2002. AsciiDoc is a human-readable document format, semantically equivalent to DocBook XML, but using plain-text mark-up conventions. AsciiDoc documents can be created using any text editor and read “as-is”, or rendered to HTML or any other format supported by a DocBook tool-chain, i.e. PDF, TeX, Unix manpages, e-books, slide presentations, etc.. Read more on Wikipedia...
- AsciiDoc ranks in the top 10% of languages
- the AsciiDoc website
- the AsciiDoc wikipedia page
- AsciiDoc first appeared in 2002
- file extensions for AsciiDoc include asciidoc, adoc and asc
- See also: python, ruby, xml, html, tex, unix, java
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Example code from Linguist:
AsciiDoc Home Page ================== Title ----- Example Articles ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ - Item 1 - Item 2 - Item 3
Example code from Wikipedia:
= My Article J. Smith https://wikipedia.org[Wikipedia] is an on-line encyclopaedia, available in English and *many* other languages. == Software You can install 'package-name' using the `gem` command: gem install package-name == Hardware Metals commonly used include: * copper * tin * lead
Last updated January 18th, 2020