Is there a good, maintained mediawiki plugin that supports markdown? The mediawiki syntax is somewhat alien after you're spending your entire day writing Markdown.

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There are some Existing Addons Markdown support, but all are "unmaintained".
I used MarkdownExtraParser and worked with some minor bugs.

  • Yeah, the issue is maintenance. What issues in particular did you have with MarkdownExtraParser? Aug 14, 2021 at 9:16
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    I could not use Markdown definition lists. But 99% worked well.
    – klml
    Aug 14, 2021 at 12:14

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