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Subject: Re: Displaying markdown files

Re: Displaying markdown files

From: Roger via rockbox <>
Date: Tue, 5 Dec 2023 22:18:53 -0500

How about using sed or awk, pre-process (pipe) the file prior to opening
and removing all markdown relevant text?

A brief search on Google didn't get me much, but the opposite, however
should be relatively simple, by simply modifying an already created

On Tue, Dec 5, 2023 at 6:27 PM Martin Steigerwald via rockbox <> wrote:

> Hi!
> I use Markdown documents to describe details for some music or other audio
> files instead of pure text files these days.
> Rockbox display "*.txt" files, but it does not recognize "*.md" files as
> text. Is there a way to configure "*.md" extension as something to display
> with the regular text viewer? I do not need it to render markdown
> properly, it would be sufficient to show it as text file.
> The other approach is to rename any "*.md" to "*.txt" after copying to the
> MicroSD card for Rockbox, but if I can teach Rockbox to treat "*.md" files
> like "*.txt" files I'd prefer that.
> Thanks for Rockbox. I still love using it. A smartphone is no replacement
> for some nice Sandisk Sansa e260/e280 with Rockbox.
> Best,
> --
> Martin
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