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[whatwg] Splitting the spec

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Fri, 8 Dec 2006 04:08:21 +0000 (UTC)
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0612080408080.16529@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>
On Fri, 8 Dec 2006, Alexey Feldgendler wrote:
> > 
> > It will be split in due course, but not while it's actively developed, 
> > as that would be a significant increase in development cost.
> 
> I guess you use some XSLT or another kind of preprocessing to generate 
> the HTML spec from some source. Maybe it's possible to leave the source 
> as a single file while splitting the spec section-wise at the 
> preprocessing stage?
> 
> It could even generate two versions synchronously: "all in one file" and 
> "section-wise".

Yes, that's what I'm going to do, eventually.

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