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

Julian Reschke julian.reschke at gmx.de
Thu Oct 16 14:52:50 PDT 2014


On 2014-10-16 23:47, Loa Andersson wrote:
> Brian,
>
> On 2014-10-16 21:39, Brian E Carpenter wrote:
>> No, but it's exactly what will happen if there is no equivalent
>> of <br>. (I can't think of anything that I might ever want to
>> do with <vspace/> that I couldn't do in html with a few <br>s,
>> so I'd be very glad to see the back of <vspace> as it exists
>> today.)
>
> I don't particular care what is between the < > as long as can
> break the line. My use case is mostly that I put info for myself
> while editing. The <vspace> or <br> i something simple that I can
> remove without thinking about how it will effect other elements
> once I'm done.

"info for myself" sounds like a case for either XML comments or the 
<cref> element.

Best regards, Julian



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