[rfc-i] From Pandoc To RFC

Russ Housley housley at vigilsec.com
Sat Oct 29 11:51:57 PDT 2011


I just think we need a volunteer to take over maintenance of the existing page.

Russ


On Oct 29, 2011, at 2:44 PM, John C Klensin wrote:

> Olaf,
> 
> It would be really nice to have a web page somewhere that listed
> these tools and provided links to them, regardless of whether
> they are supported or not.
> 
> The old Tools "RFC authoring" page,
> http://tools.ietf.org/inventory/author-tools, which used to do
> that job, now shows "This page is not being actively
> maintained." in red at the top.
> 
> I don't think that developing and keeping such a page needs to
> be a big deal and wonder whether you would be inclined to put on
> your ARSE hat and just make it happen as an RFC Editor activity.
> 
>     best,
>      john
> 
> 
> --On Saturday, October 29, 2011 12:58 +0200 Olaf Kolkman
> <olaf at NLnetLabs.nl> wrote:
> 
>> 
>> 
>> Folk,
>> 
>> My friend Miek Gieben just demonstrated the use of Pandoc that
>> in combination with Make and XSLT scripting to can produce
>> internet-drafts in XML format from plain text input.
>> 
>> The plain text only needs a few formatting conventions, more
>> or less like wiki markup.
>> 
>> See:
>> http://www.miek.nl/blog/archives/2011/09/28/pandoc_to_rfc/inde
>> x.html
> 
> 
> 
> 
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