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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 16:39:58 +0100
Message-ID: <4EE8C34E.2090905@gmx.de>
To: Bert Bos <bert@w3.org>
CC: chairs@w3.org, "spec-prod@w3.org" <spec-prod@w3.org>
On 2011-12-14 16:32, Bert Bos wrote:
> On Wednesday 14 December 2011 15:25:42 Julian Reschke wrote:
>> On 2011-12-14 14:48, Bert Bos wrote:
>>> On Wednesday 14 December 2011 01:37:08 Martin J. Dürst wrote:
>>>> Apart from that, I have to say I'm also not happy with that RDF,
>>>> but my main reason is that the order of the authors gets garbled.
>>>
>>> Yes, that bothered me enough that some time ago I stopped using the
>>> RDF file[1] for the spec postprocessor[2] and instead get the data
>>> directly from the source: the HTML files on /TR. The result is
>>> added, as before, to a Refer database[3], which also contains
>>> other, non-W3C publications that people have needed to cite. (But
>>> those other references are purely maintained by hand. I haven't
>>> coupled it with the RFC database[4], e.g.).
>>> ...
>>
>> Bert,
>>
>> any chance you could generate a simple XML file that contains ordered
>> author lists per entry in tr.rdf?
>
> That shouldn't be hard: it's the same data as in the Refer file, only
> with different delimiters...
>
> Just any XML format? Or did you have a specific one in mind?

Anything I can reach into easily with XSLT...

So something like:

<entry for="rdfaboutforthedocument">
   <author>full name</author>
   ...
</entry>

Best regards, Julian
Received on Wednesday, 14 December 2011 15:40:38 GMT

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