[rfc-i] [xml2rfc] will <vspace=n> disappear

Julian Reschke julian.reschke at gmx.de
Thu Oct 16 08:33:53 PDT 2014

On 2014-10-16 16:19, Loa Andersson wrote:
> Folks,
> Hope this is the correct mailing list :)!
> I tested the v2 to v3 converter that Tony circulated. Both the v3
> definition and the converter is a good job.
> However I'm not happy the the vspace will disappear, apart from
> that is is an easy way to create simple lists it is also useful

Lists should be created with list elements :-)

> in development of a draft, i.e. I can put line breaks and comments
> where I need and the is simple to remove.
> Would it be possible to to keep a simple vspace, line feed or line
> break element?

What's the use case for enforcing a line break?

> And then I have a question on the author element, it seems that you
> allow "organizations to be authors", I thought that was against IETF
> policies, everything should be contributed by a real live person.

The author element is also used in <reference>s, where the thing being 
referenced might be a non-IETF document.

Best regards, Julian

More information about the rfc-interest mailing list