In addition to wiki source files, wikifier can serve content from documents written in Markdown.
Markdown files are stored in a dedicated directory, determined by the
dir.md directive. As with page files, the wikiserver
monitors the markdown file directory and generates them immediately upon
Rather than simply injecting the Markdown content as HTML, wikifier parses and translates each Markdown file to the wikifier source language. These generated wiki source files are then served just like any other page file.
First, you need cmark. Follow that link and look at the README for details on how to install it, but here is an example for a systemwide installation:
apt-get install cmake git clone https://github.com/jgm/cmark cd cmark mkdir build cd build cmake .. make make test make install
Now install the CommonMark module from CPAN:
If the module from CPAN fails to install, this is likely because it was unable to locate cmark on the system.