Plugin README Parser will display a WordPress plugin's README file in XHTML format, for embedding on a post or page.
readme_bannershortcode to display an assigned banner image
readme_infoshortcode to output various useful bits of information about the README seperately from the main shortcode
nameparameter. If a filename was specified and the name at the top of the README was not the same as it's held in the WP repository (this plugin is an example) then it would not work. This new parameter allows you to specify a correct plugin name
extparameter no longer needed - automatic detection of screenshot extension type