[rfc-i] [Ietf-and-github] RFC Editor & Github

Mark Nottingham mnot at mnot.net
Mon Feb 25 14:55:15 PST 2019



> On 25 Feb 2019, at 8:15 pm, Martin J. Dürst <duerst at it.aoyama.ac.jp> wrote:
> 
> I think adapting an IETF-wide style for formatting/indenting XML would 
> be very tough.

Perhaps, but where XML hits a GitHub workflow (or any other context where non-specialist tools like diff are used), we'd benefit from some documented conventions that authors can choose (or not) to adopt.

Often, these can be imposed by the CI toolchain, and/or editors, e.g.:
  https://editorconfig.org

Cheers,

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