Kramdown 0.13.5

About kramdown

kramdown (sic, not Kramdown or KramDown, just kramdown) is a free
GPL-licensed Ruby library for parsing a
superset of Markdown. It is completely written in Ruby, supports
standard Markdown (with some minor modifications) and various
extensions that have been made popular by the PHP Markdown Extra
package and Maruku.

Homepage for installation instructions and documentation:

kramdown 0.13.5 released

This is mostly a bug fix release and it is recommened to update to this

The kramdown homepage has also be updated visually. This should
provide a better reading experience for mobile and small-screen devices.


  • 2 minor changes:

    • HTML attributes without values are now supported (fixes bug
      RF#29490 reported by Nat Welch)
    • HTML attributes names are now always converted to lower case for
  • 5 bug fixes

    • Fixed Document#method_missing to accept snake_cased class name
      (patch by tomykaira)
    • Fixed problem with missing REXML constant on older Ruby 1.8.6
      version (reported by Dave Everitt)
    • Fixed bug RF#29520: Valid inline math statement does not trigger
      math block anymore (reported by Gioele B.)
    • Fixed bug RF#29521: HTML math output is now always XHTML
      compatible (reported by Gioele B.)
    • Empty id attributes are now handled better by the HTML and
      kramdown converters (reported by Jörg Sommer)
  • 1 documentation fix:

    • Fixed invalid options statement in example on quick reference
      page (reported by Jörg Sommer)