[rfc-i] IETF RFC format <-> W3C pubrules

Julian Reschke julian.reschke at gmx.de
Wed May 9 09:11:06 PDT 2012


On 2012-05-09 18:03, Joe Hildebrand wrote:
> On 5/9/12 6:57 AM, "Phillip Hallam-Baker"<hallam at gmail.com>  wrote:
>
>>> ...which means: little metadata or no metadata to rely on, right?
>>
>> I am not sure quite what you mean there.
>
> A really good example I've heard is "I want to pull out all of the ABNF and
> run it through a separate tool to ensure it is correct".  Imagine similar
> markup for ASN.1 descriptions, etc.
>
> Metadata doesn't mean just author and publish date.

Another one is: "I want to mechanically check that all IETF and W3C 
references are up-to-date".

Best regards, Julian



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