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Re: References Re: What are the requirements/problems? Re: Working on New Styles for W3C Specifications

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Wed, 14 Dec 2011 11:42:59 +0100
Message-ID: <4EE87DB3.2090404@gmx.de>
To: Marcos Caceres <w3c@marcosc.com>
CC: "" <duerst@it.aoyama.ac.jp>, Dominique Hazaƫl-Massieux <dom@w3.org>, Charles McCathieNevile <chaals@opera.com>, "spec-prod@w3.org" <spec-prod@w3.org>
On 2011-12-14 11:36, Marcos Caceres wrote:
> ...
>> I haven't written any of the W3C or IETF specs that I wrote in a Web
>> Browser. Given that, I don't understand why support by Web Browsers
>> would be relevant. Maybe you can explain.
>
> My idea was basically to XHR the /TR/biblio file and just generate the bibliography dynamically for W3C specs. That way, I don't have to do any maintenance and I always get the freshest information from /TR/. Tools like Respec.js could do the same also (it's own bibliography file is constantly, and unnecessarily, falling out of date).
 > ...

curl and XSLT are your friends for this; I don't see why XHR or a 
browser are needed here.

The one thing missing in tr.rdf is stable ordering of author names.

> ...

Best regards, Julian
Received on Wednesday, 14 December 2011 10:50:11 GMT

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