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glossary: convert to markdown



Gitlab Markdown will allow us to use math if necessary.

I couldn't find a better way to set up a definition list, but at least
the index lists them now.
Signed-off-by: Pekka Paalanen's avatarPekka Paalanen <pekka.paalanen@collabora.com>
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- [High Dynamic Range](doc/winsys_hdr.rst) in Wayland. Work in progress.
- [Glossary](doc/glossary.rst)
- [Glossary](doc/glossary.md)
- [Todo](doc/todo.rst) contains random notes.
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Contents
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[Front page](../README.md)
# Glossary
#### API
application programming interface
#### AVI
auxiliary video information (infoframe)
#### CM
color management
#### CMM
color management module
#### CRTC
cathode-ray tube controller, nowadays a hardware block or an abstraction
that produces a timed stream of raw digital video data
#### DRM
direct rendering manager
#### EOFT
electro-optical transfer function
#### HDR
high dynamic range
#### KMS
kernel modesetting, display driver kernel-userspace API
#### LUT
look-up table
#### nit
cd/m², candelas per square meter, absolute unit of luminance
#### OETF
opto-electrical transfer function
#### SDR
standard dynamic range
#### VCGT
video card gamma table, a non-standard tag added into ICC profiles
originally by Apple
#### Wayland
a window system protocol
#### X11
a window system protocol
.. Copyright 2020 Collabora, Ltd.
Glossary
========
API
application programming interface
AVI
auxiliary video information (infoframe)
CM
color management
CMM
color management module
CRTC
cathode-ray tube controller, nowadays a hardware block or an abstraction
that produces a timed stream of raw digital video data
DRM
direct rendering manager
EOFT
electro-optical transfer function
HDR
high dynamic range
KMS
kernel modesetting, display driver kernel-userspace API
LUT
look-up table
nit
cd/m², candelas per square meter, absolute unit of luminance
OETF
opto-electrical transfer function
SDR
standard dynamic range
VCGT
video card gamma table, a non-standard tag added into ICC profiles
originally by Apple
Wayland
a window system protocol
X11
a window system protocol
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