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Re: spec-prod, xmlspec, docbook and Co.

From: Tim Bray <tbray@textuality.com>
Date: Wed, 17 Oct 2001 11:03:33 -0700
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To: Norman Walsh <Norman.Walsh@Sun.COM>, spec-prod@w3.org
At 10:57 AM 17/10/01 -0400, Norman Walsh wrote:
>DocBook Articles vs. XMLSpec

How about the psychological issues?  We have had trouble
getting people to use XML at all for drafts; getting them
to wrap their minds around docbook as a precondition for
drafting specs is potentially a pretty strong disincentive.

And I'm sorry, CALS tables are *right out*.  Don't go there.

Having said that, there's certainly a lot of infrastructure
in place for docbook. -Tim
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