Make shootout/README use markdown
authorJohan Tibell <johan.tibell@gmail.com>
Fri, 8 Feb 2013 21:19:48 +0000 (13:19 -0800)
committerJohan Tibell <johan.tibell@gmail.com>
Fri, 8 Feb 2013 21:19:48 +0000 (13:19 -0800)
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-These benchmarks where take from The Computer Language Benchmarks Game
-[1] (formerly The Great Computer Language Shootout). They test highely
-micro-optimized code.
-
-To run the benchmarks under the official settings, pass mode=slow to
-make. You might also want to pass EXTRA_HC_OPTS="-fllvm".
-
-Notes:
-
- * The mandelbrot benchmark wasn't included as its binary output
-   (which would have to go in a .stdout file) is too large to check
-   into the source tree.
-
- * The regex-dna benchmark wasn't included as it depend on regex-pcre,
-   which requires C libraries that aren't installed by default on many
-   platforms.
-
-1. http://benchmarksgame.alioth.debian.org/
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+These benchmarks where take from [The Computer Language Benchmarks
+Game](http://benchmarksgame.alioth.debian.org/) (formerly The Great
+Computer Language Shootout). They test highely micro-optimized code.
+
+To run the benchmarks under the official settings, pass `mode=slow` to
+make. You might also want to pass `EXTRA_HC_OPTS="-fllvm"`.
+
+Notes:
+
+ * The mandelbrot benchmark wasn't included as its binary output
+   (which would have to go in a .stdout file) is too large to check
+   into the source tree.
+
+ * The regex-dna benchmark wasn't included as it depend on regex-pcre,
+   which requires C libraries that aren't installed by default on many
+   platforms.