[rfc-i] Is there a use case for 2119 keyword markup?

Dearlove, Christopher (UK) chris.dearlove at baesystems.com
Thu Jun 19 07:47:45 PDT 2014


They are linked. It's not unreasonable to say "fine if it's something easy like &must; or <must/>, but not fine if it's something cumbersome like <span class='rfc2119'>MUST</span>".

(There are of course intermediates like <keyword>MUST</keyword>.)

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On 6/19/14, 6:21 AM, Eliot Lear wrote:
> 
> On 6/19/14, 3:10 PM, Joe Hildebrand (jhildebr) wrote:
>> If we mark up the 2119 words, it's trivial to change how they look using CSS or in the XML-to-text conversion.
>>
> 
> Sure.  I guess what I'm asking is whether we this is a discussion 
> about how or whether we will mark up 2119 keywords.  If it's how, then 
> as someone who writes drafts, I can live with <must /> or &must.

To be clear, the question is whether to mark up 2119 keywords.  How to do it is a different conversation; interesting, but different.

-Heather

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