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- May 2022
We overload the meaning of "GFM" to mean "GitLab Flavored Markdown", which is a superset of GitHub's version. However it can cause confusion as they are not the same thing.
- GitLab-Flavored Markdown
- Markdown: extensions
- confusing names
- GitHub-Flavored Markdown
- words with multiple different meanings (ambiguity)
- programming languages: superset of another language
- Jun 2020
Standard Markdown Extended Markdown in GitLab
If you’re working in spreadsheet software (for example, Microsoft Excel, Google Sheets, or Apple Numbers), you can copy from a spreadsheet, and GitLab will paste it as a Markdown table. For example, suppose you have the following spreadsheet:
See the documentation for HTML::Pipeline’s SanitizationFilter class for the list of allowed HTML tags and attributes. In addition to the default SanitizationFilter allowlist, GitLab allows span, abbr, details and summary elements.
You can add a table of contents to a Markdown file, wiki page, or issue/merge request description, by adding the tag [[_TOC_]] on its own line. It will appear as an unordered list that links to the various headers.
- Apr 2020