md-dir-builder 0.3.1

Webserver for serving all markdown files in a directory
md-dir-builder-0.3.1 is not a library.


A markdown directory server for a cool editing experience with any editor.

This project also shows how to implement concurrent systems in Rust (with tokio).

Clone & run

git clone
cd md-dir-builder-rs
cargo run -- -p 8082

Get help:

cargo run -- --help

Markdown parsing

Currently markdown parsing is done with the pulldown-cmark library (like mdBook).


  • Handle connection losses to server
  • Adjustable IP-address (currently and ::1 are used)
  • Allow images in Markdown files

Vendored dependencies

  • Prismjs: For cool code highlighting