[rfc-i] Following up from Atlanta

Nico Williams nico at cryptonector.com
Tue Dec 4 11:07:03 PST 2012


On Tue, Dec 4, 2012 at 1:03 PM, Julian Reschke <julian.reschke at gmx.de> wrote:
> On 2012-12-04 19:55, Nico Williams wrote:
>>> Not here. Over there:
>>> <http://www.ietf.org/mail-archive/web/ietf/current/msg76092.html>
>>
>>
>> But I note that I need the same functionality that Sam does (find
>> sections quickly), and that Sam navigates in ttys as well as I do
>> (better, most likely), and that in $PAGER finding, say, section 5.3.1
>> is as simple as typing /^5.3.1 with the text format.
>
>> ...
>
> That implies that you know the section number, and the same string doesn't
> appear in any other context. Simply following a link will work much better.

Which is why a standard text rendering format is a good thing for
those of us who like text renderings.

Nico
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