[rfc-i] Fwd: New Version Notification for draft-flanagan-plaintext-00.txt

Paul Kyzivat pkyzivat at alum.mit.edu
Tue Jun 24 07:49:23 PDT 2014


On 6/24/14 10:38 AM, Joe Touch wrote:
>
>
> On 6/24/2014 5:54 AM, Paul Kyzivat wrote:
>> As an alternative to page numbers, some doc formats use line or
>> paragraph numbers, that are positioned in margin.  A TOC could reference
>> these. Of course this would be yet another format.
>
> At least one argument I heard for going to new formats is to allow
> "reflow" of paragraphs for easier reading on various devices.
>
> That would destroy the utility of line numbers.

But not paragraph numbers. (Assuming we could come up with a canonical 
way to assign paragraph numbers that is independent of format.

	Thanks,
	Paul



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