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Re: Respec docs without all the W3C boilerplate

From: Marcos Caceres <w3c@marcosc.com>
Date: Wed, 16 Dec 2015 14:58:17 +1100
To: ishida@w3.org, "spec-prod@w3.org" <spec-prod@w3.org>
Message-ID: <etPan.5670e159.29deb29.17746@Zero-privacy.local>


On December 16, 2015 at 10:14:55 AM, ishida@w3.org (ishida@w3.org) wrote:
> i'm creating a document that isn't a spec, isn't going to be on the rec
> track or even a note, but i'd like to use respec's basic styling and
> features to create the document. I don't want all the standard spec
> gubbings at the top, just things like title, author, toc, etc.
>  
> in fact this is the second time this month i've wanted to do this.
>  
> is there any way to turn off the generation of the spec-related
> boilerplate at the top and use respec for non-spec docs?
>  
> i know it sounds a bit counter to the original purpose of respec, but
> respec provides lots of other useful automation, such as figure-linking,
> dfn links, toc, nice styling, section level correction, etc. which i'd
> like to be able to use.

Best we could do right now is "unofficial". But it might be nice to make just a "base" document type. Feel free to file an feature request... and, of course, PRs always welcome.  
Received on Wednesday, 16 December 2015 03:58:50 UTC

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