From: TRS-80 <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: Re: Google Docs now supports MarkDown, but not Org syntax
Date: Wed, 04 May 2022 20:41:11 -0400 [thread overview]
Message-ID: <email@example.com> (raw)
Ken Mankoff <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> Google Docs now supports MarkDown, not Org syntax :(.
There is a Free Software (AGPL3.0) alternative to Google Docs called
HedgeDoc. We have used it a little bit (within Armbian project) and I
think it's pretty neat! 
From their web page:
> The best platform to write and share markdown.
> HedgeDoc (formerly known as CodiMD) is an open-source, web-based,
> self-hosted, collaborative markdown editor.
> You can use it to easily collaborate on notes, graphs and even
> presentations in real-time. All you need to do is to share your
> note-link to your co-workers and they’re ready to go.
Of course it does not do everything that Google Docs does. But for
common use-case of simple documents, it works quite well for
Unfortunately, HedgeDoc does not support Org Mode markdown, either. But
at least, in this case, thanks to F/LOSS, the possibility exists (at
least in theory) to add it.
 Even though I personally prefer Org over MD by quite a huge margin,
MD is what the Armbian project uses, so, 'when in Rome...'
next prev parent reply other threads:[~2022-05-05 0:42 UTC|newest]
Thread overview: 4+ messages / expand[flat|nested] mbox.gz Atom feed top
2022-03-30 13:56 [O] Google Docs now supports MarkDown, but not Org syntax Ken Mankoff
2022-05-05 0:41 ` TRS-80 [this message]
2022-06-11 12:48 ` Jean Louis
2022-06-18 6:46 ` Ihor Radchenko
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