Converting markdown to PDF

Paul Smith phhs80 at
Wed Jun 16 21:13:15 UTC 2021

On Wed, Jun 16, 2021 at 9:48 PM Paul A. Rubin <parubin73 at> wrote:
> > Using R is a little overkill in my view, but if it works it works :-)-O
> It's a bit indirect, but for users of the RStudio IDE, you just open
> RStudio, open the .md file and click the "Knit to PDF" toolbar button
> and you're done (unless you don't like the way the PDF turned out). In
> my case, it would save having to look up the command syntax.

I believe that a much needed development avenue that LyX could take is
to become able to export to markdown. Something like the following,
but builtin natively:


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