Markdown in Gedit 2

The Blog of Tom Webster

  2013-04-12 06:29:00 PDT

Because of my latest switch to OctoPress, I've been writing in Markdown a lot recently. I use gedit as my editor of choice because I find it simple enough with just the right amount of features/plugins. Since my recent switch to Debian, I've moved to older, more stable versions of my applications, and I needed a way to get Markdown support into gedit 2.30.

This post over at Jean-Philippe Fleury makes everything incredibly easy. Head over that way for the full instructions:

gedit-markdown: support for Markdown language in gedit