[rfc-i] Fwd: New Version Notification for draft-flanagan-plaintext-00.txt
johnl at taugh.com
Tue Jun 24 18:50:05 PDT 2014
>> I'm particularly concerned about the notion that figures that aren't
>> available as ASCII-art will be resolved using URLs.
>Do you have a better suggestion?
I'd think that if someone deeply cared about this, it wouldn't be hard
for him to write a postprocessor that that fetches the image URL,
renders the SVG into a bitmap using one of the many available
libraries, then passes that through something like ppmascii to turn
the bitmap into ASCII art and stick that into the text file.
PS: I wasn't planning to do it. I have this tablet with software that
can render HTML and PDFs on the screen.
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