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

Julian Reschke julian.reschke at gmx.de
Thu Jun 26 13:46:14 PDT 2014


On 2014-06-26 22:34, Paul Kyzivat wrote:
> 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.

For instance, in <http://greenbytes.de/tech/webdav/rfc7230.html>, click 
on a section title.

Best regards, Julian



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