[rfc-i] Minor v3 question

Joel Halpern Direct jmh.direct at joelhalpern.com
Tue Jan 21 11:51:51 PST 2020


Thanks.  That is what I was looking for.  I managed something similar.
Joel

On 1/21/2020 2:32 PM, Carsten Bormann wrote:
> On 2020-01-21, at 18:31, Joel M. Halpern <jmh at joelhalpern.com> wrote:
>>
>> What is the v3 syntax for a reference to a URL?  (The specific case is an IESG statement I have been asked to reference by the AD.)
> 
> I also think that hasn’t changed.
> 
> But I also think eref is generally not useful for cases like this.
> I’d do a full references entry with a target attribute for the URL.
> 
> Kramdown syntax (reference as {{IESG-Historic}}):
>    IESG-Historic:
>      target: https://ietf.org/about/groups/iesg/statements/designating-rfcs-historic-2014-07-20/
>      title: IESG Statement on Designating RFCs as Historic
>      date: 20 Jul 2014
>      author:
>        org: IESG
> 
> XML syntax (reference as <xref target="IESG-Historic"/>):
> <reference anchor="IESG-Historic" target="https://ietf.org/about/groups/iesg/statements/designating-rfcs-historic-2014-07-20/">
>    <front>
>      <title>IESG Statement on Designating RFCs as Historic</title>
>      <author >
>        <organization>IESG</organization>
>      </author>
>      <date year="2014" month="July"/>
>    </front>
> </reference>
> 
> Rendering:
>     [IESG-Historic]
>                IESG, "IESG Statement on Designating RFCs as Historic",
>                July 2014, <https://ietf.org/about/groups/iesg/statements/
>                designating-rfcs-historic-2014-07-20/>.
> 
> (Tested with V2 because of some persisting brokenness in the V2-V3 converter, but this should work with V3, too, possibly with the full date.)
> 
> Grüße, Carsten
> 


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