[rfc-i] draft-iab-xml2rfc-03: reference sorting
julian.reschke at gmx.de
Sat Feb 27 08:39:35 PST 2016
On 2016-02-27 17:30, Paul Hoffman wrote:
> On 27 Feb 2016, at 1:11, Julian Reschke wrote:
>> "By default, the order of references is significant. Some formatters,
>> however, might be able to be requested to sort them based on their
>> anchor names."
>> "Specifies whether or not the prep tool will sort the references in
>> each reference section."
> Good catch; I'll remove the sentence from the <references> element.
>> Which, by the way, is misleading; it needs to apply to any formatter.
> I'm not sure what this means. If a formatter wants to change the order
> of stuff put out by the prep tool, that seems weird.
The requirement to sort based on the attribute applies to any formatter;
I have no idea why the preptool is mentioned here. Preptool requirements
do not belong into the vocabulary spec (IMHO).
Best regards, Julian
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