[rfc-i] Two drafts showing the advantage of the new format

Paul Kyzivat pkyzivat at alum.mit.edu
Thu Aug 17 07:41:56 PDT 2017


On 8/17/17 12:37 AM, Phillip Hallam-Baker wrote:
> 
> 
> On Wed, Aug 16, 2017 at 11:55 PM, Paul Kyzivat <pkyzivat at alum.mit.edu 
> <mailto:pkyzivat at alum.mit.edu>> wrote:
> 
>     On 8/16/17 6:29 PM, Phillip Hallam-Baker wrote:
> 
>         My tools are not yet complete, there are several bugs and
>         glitches to iron out. But I thought people might like to see
>         examples of two new drafts that I think really show why this
>         work is so worthwhile.
> 
>         Original Format:
> 
>         https://www.ietf.org/internet-drafts/draft-hallambaker-mesh-recrypt-02.txt
>         <https://www.ietf.org/internet-drafts/draft-hallambaker-mesh-recrypt-02.txt>
> 
>         https://www.ietf.org/internet-drafts/draft-hallambaker-mesh-confirm-01.txt
>         <https://www.ietf.org/internet-drafts/draft-hallambaker-mesh-confirm-01.txt>
> 
>         New Format:
> 
>         http://prismproof.org/Documents/draft-hallambaker-mesh-recrypt.html
>         <http://prismproof.org/Documents/draft-hallambaker-mesh-recrypt.html>
> 
>         http://prismproof.org/Documents/draft-hallambaker-mesh-confirm.html
>         <http://prismproof.org/Documents/draft-hallambaker-mesh-confirm.html>
> 
>         Major thanks to everyone who made this all possible.
> 
> 
>     The html renders nicely, but I do have a couple of comments:
> 
>     1) The TOC is nice as long as the window is wide enough. If I narrow
>     the window enough it omits the content of the TOC but leaves its
>     heading sort of floating over the main text. That seems fine, but I
>     can't find any way to see the content of the TOC without widening
>     the window.
> 
>     2) In the normative references of draft-hallambaker-mesh-confirm-01
>     things get weird for the reference with a long tag. I would expect
>     the wrapped content of the reference to align with the wrapped
>     content of other references with shorter tags.
> 
>              Thanks,
>              Paul
> 
> 
> I am using the experimental style sheet with minor changes to improve 
> readability, the headings are coloured and the print version of the text 
> is black on white rather than the white on white of the original. I am 
> not a css guru.
> 
> ​The first is the Toc trying to hide itself to make room on a small 
> display which is maybe not a bad thing.​ But it maybe should do it better.

The concept of it minimizing itself when there isn't enough room seems 
fine to me. The problem is the lack of a way to expand it so it is 
visible without widening the window.

	Thanks,
	Paul


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