[rfc-i] [xml2rfc] will <vspace=n> disappear
touch at isi.edu
Fri Oct 17 14:22:44 PDT 2014
On 10/17/2014 1:39 PM, Carsten Bormann wrote:
> On 17 Oct 2014, at 19:52, Joe Touch <touch at isi.edu> wrote:
>> Is there a way to determine whether this was due to the tool used to
>> generate the XML or by the explicit author insertion?
> [this = page break insertion]
Actually, "this" was intended to refer to the vspace tag - for whatever
reason it's inserted.
> I’m not even aware which tools are being used to generate the XML for
> RFCs (except for pandoc-rfc, which just carries through vspace
> elements  as specified by the author, and kramdown-rfc2629, which
> generates page break tweaks based on author input). Generic XML
> tools would have no idea about the vspace element.
That's what I had thought; I would expect they would more likely insert
<p> or <blockquote> pairs if anything.
> Grüße, Carsten
>  RFC 7328: » o The "<vspace>" tag is supported and carried over
> to the generated XML. «
> PS.: I’d sure like to know which weird tool generated the 7488
> <vspace/> elements in rfc6716.xml...
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