Markdown Support

Markdown support in JSPWiki#

Markdown behavior#

It is possible to render Markdown text on your wikipages through Markdown Behavior, a javascript extension which allows to render pages written in markdown, while still using standard JSPWiki syntax.

Markdown parser / renderer / editors#

As of JSPWiki 2.11, there is built in support for using Markdown instead of normal JSPWiki syntax.

The following line should be added to your file:


which is equivalent to adding the following lines to your file:
A complete example showing the integration of the markdown parser/renderer can be found at this github repo


The Parser/Renderer is based on Flexmark (CommonMark 0.28 flavour of Markdown) with

Gotchas / Current shortcomings#