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

Paul Kyzivat pkyzivat at alum.mit.edu
Sun Jun 29 11:45:50 PDT 2014


On 6/28/14 9:48 PM, Brian E Carpenter wrote:
> On 29/06/2014 09:47, Tony Hansen wrote:
>> On 6/28/14, 9:53 AM, Ted Lemon wrote:
>>> On Jun 28, 2014, at 4:02 AM, Martin J. Dürst <duerst at it.aoyama.ac.jp>
>>> wrote:
>>>> So I'm not yet sure we need these indications to be part of copy-paste.
>>> If paragraph numbers are monotonically increasing rather than
>>> restarting from the section number, it's possible that we don't need
>>> to be able to cut and paste.  Personally I'd like to be able to right
>>> click and choose "copy paragraph number" from a menu, but certainly
>>> that can be optional.
>>
>> The processing instruction <?rfc editing="yes"?> produces monotonically
>> increasing paragraph numbers.
>
> What's a paragraph?

IMO "paragraph number" is just a crude description for what we are 
talking about. It is really a "small scale canonical visual element 
number".

> In HTML, it's presumably a <p></p>. But it can't be as simple as a
> <t></t> in xml2rfc.
>
> BTW the result in HTML and PDF is a bit strange to say the least.
>
>      Brian
>
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