[tex-live] README on CTAN

Rolf Niepraschk Rolf.Niepraschk at gmx.de
Mon Sep 12 13:40:51 CEST 2016

Am 12.09.2016 um 07:34 schrieb Gerd Neugebauer:
> I understand your intentions. In this case I propose the following solution:
> - Delete the link README.html
> - Rename README to README.htlm
> - Add a new file README.md with the same content and formatted as markdown
> Then everybody would be happy. The ftp users could still read README.html in the
> browser and the visitors on ctan.org would see the text immediately in a
> readable form.

In this case and in similar cases a call like this

   pandoc --from markdown --to html --standalone \
     README.md --output README.html

may be useful to create a html file based on a markdown file.


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