[rfc-i] xml2rfc schema for draft version

Julian Reschke julian.reschke at gmx.de
Thu Jul 13 07:37:42 PDT 2017

On 2017-07-13 16:22, Phillip Hallam-Baker wrote:
> I would like the xml2rfc schema to separate the declaration of the 
> document name and version number for drafts.
> The reason I have always made this division in my tools is that I can't 
> be bothered to track version numbers. Updating them is a chore, I always 
> have to check to see whether I did it. That is something that must be 
> done by a machine, not the user.
> So today's hack is going to be implementing that for Markdown and Word 
> input streams. I realized I already have most of the code.
> This would require some change to SeriesInfo.

This should be discussed on xml2rfc or xml2rfc-dev.

(FWIW, we tried not to change things that aren't broken, and I don't 
believe that the current format is broken enough to justify a change)

Best regards, Julian

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