[rfc-i] colons in anchors

Miek Gieben miek at miek.nl
Tue Jan 20 01:42:34 PST 2015


[ Quoting <julian.reschke at gmx.de> in "Re: [rfc-i] colons in anchors..." ]
>>  error: value of attribute "anchor" is invalid; must be an XML name
>>without colons
>>
>>Note that the xml2rfc v2 processor happily accepts colons in anchors.
>
>If it does so in validating mode it's buggy.

Don't know.... as I never used that. I'm pretty sure I can submit a draft
right now which uses colons in anchors, in that respect I regard this a
non backwards compatible change. We should either say something about this
in the xml2rfc v3 draft, or change it to allow it.

/Miek

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