Syntax Highlighting on GitHub

Monk in Exile david.bovill at
Wed May 7 17:52:06 EDT 2014

Wouldn't it be lovely to have great syntax highlighting for LiveCode on
GitHub? So may languages listed and not Livecode? Digging around I found
out that the library GitHub uses is pygments:


and to write a parser you need to grok:


and the code is hosted here:


If we got LiveCode added as a language we'd not only have syntax
highlighting in gitHub but also Trac, and our own code snippets hosted
local our sites. Anyone written one of these things before?

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