[rfc-i] line numbers (was Re: Fwd: New Version Notification for draft-flanagan-plaintext-00.txt)

Paul Kyzivat pkyzivat at alum.mit.edu
Thu Jun 26 13:34:47 PDT 2014


On 6/26/14 4:00 PM, Julian Reschke wrote:
> On 2014-06-26 18:30, Paul Kyzivat wrote:

>> I must say that it is annoyingly inconvenient to find the place in the
>> xml that corresponds to something in a presentation format that I want
>> to change.
>>
>> And I don't see how the current discussion of anchors will help that.
>> The section numbers you see in the rendered formats don't appear in the
>> xml. I expect that the same will probably be true of paragraph anchors.
>
> The numbers might (if you put them in; and yes, when they are there they
> will be checked for correctness).

And then I would be forced to manually renumber with every change? No 
thanks.

> In addition you can always put in your own identifiers, and at least in
> the HTML format you'll be able to discover them.

I guess I don't know how to do that.

	Thanks,
	Paul



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