Re: Comparing MarkDown and reST
On Wed, Apr 29, 2009 at 09:56:21AM +1000, Ben Finney wrote:
> Osamu Aoki <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> > As I checked popularity of similar plain text formatters via popcon,
> > http://people.debian.org/~osamu/pub/getwiki/html/ch12.en.html#listoftoolstohigghtplaintextdata
> The correct package to check for reStructuredText support is not
> ‘rest2web’ (a rather specialised tool to build a whole website,
> irrelevant for the purpose of this discussion), but ‘python-docutils’
> (the library support and generic tools for reST rendering).
Thanks. Web page updated.
python-docutils 2.0% installed
asciidoc 0.8% installed
markdown 0.4% installed
rest2web 0.1% installed
> How did you generate your statistics, and can you do so with the
> ‘python-docutils’ package for comparison?
(This is basically simple shell script to generate these numbers for
packages in debian-reference. Intent is to provide user with some idea
for each package. It is in debian-reference source.)