Wiki Syntax

Wiki Syntax#

JSPWiki comes with two wiki syntaxes: JSPWiki and markdown. Also, as with almost everything in JSPWiki, you can add support for your own wiki syntax.

JSPWiki syntax#

The quick list of wiki syntax is available at the Help tab at the top of the page (when you are editing it).

The complete list of the syntax is at TextFormattingRules.

There are also some css/javascript styles at JSPWikiStyle.

Markdown syntax#

Markdown Support is also present in JSPWiki just by enabling jspwiki.syntax=markdown on your file.

Adding support for custom wiki syntaxes#

To add support for custom syntaxes you must provide several (groups of) classes / files and add them as normal JSPWiki custom 3rd party code. In this sense, the markdown module on the source distribution is a good example to follow. Specifically you need: