[rfc-i] On backwards compatibility for v2

Julian Reschke julian.reschke at gmx.de
Mon Feb 10 10:29:49 PST 2014


On 2014-02-10 18:03, Dave Crocker wrote:
> On 2/10/2014 8:11 AM, Paul Hoffman wrote:
>> - There will be good v2-to-v3 conversion tools for when an author
>> wants to change versions.
>
>
> So all of the existing corpus of xml2rfc files would have to be
> converted, and all of the existing base of user environments would have
> to be upgraded?
>
> Really?

I still believe that we can get to a reasonable v3 without having to 
break existing (valid) documents.

Best regards, Julian



More information about the rfc-interest mailing list