Yii documentation txt->html


Source code for yii has documentation inside txt files.

Things like this:



Application represents the execution context of request processing. Its

main task is to resolve the user request and dispatch it to an appropriate

controller for further processing. It also serves as the central place for

keeping application-level configurations. For this reason, application is

also called `front-controller`.

Application is created as a singleton by the [entry script](/doc/guide/basics.entry).

The application singleton can be accessed at any place via [Yii::app()|YiiBase::app].

Application Configuration


By default, application is an instance of [CWebApplication]. To customize ...

What technique is used to get this into html? I would like to write my documentation in the same way…



It’s Markdown syntax, see here.

Great! Thanks