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Re: Feature request: automatic namespace tables

From: Marcos Caceres <w3c@marcosc.com>
Date: Tue, 29 Mar 2016 22:21:50 +1100
To: Phil Archer <phila@w3.org>, spec-prod@w3.org
Message-ID: <etPan.56fa654e.259ac641.3b8@marcosc.com>
Hi Phil, 


On March 29, 2016 at 8:36:54 PM, Phil Archer (phila@w3.org) wrote:
> This is something I can have a go at myself as a standalone script but
> my skills are well below what's required to offer new code for ReSpec so
> I'll test the water here and see what the reaction is.
>  
> Lots of our documents include tables of namespaces used, like
> https://www.w3.org/TR/vocab-duv/#namespaces-1
>  
> It would be really cool if those tables could be created automatically,
> perhaps by searching through the doc for /[az]+:[azAZ_]/ and then
> processing them. There's an online service, prefix.cc, that has all the
> common prefixes used and presumably we could add in unusual ones in much
> the same way we do for references.
>  
> Any takers? (please!)

Can I kindly ask that you please lodge the above as an issue: 

https://github.com/w3c/respec/issues

I will mark it as a feature request and we can continue the discussion on GH. 
Received on Tuesday, 29 March 2016 11:22:25 UTC

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