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Re: off topic (was Re: URIEquivalence-15 and IRIs)

From: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 3 Jun 2002 16:29:56 +0200
Message-ID: <18360148281.20020603162956@w3.org>
To: www-tag@w3.org, Keith Moore <moore@cs.utk.edu>
CC: Tim Bray <tbray@textuality.com>, Martin Duerst <duerst@w3.org>, w3c-i18n-ig@w3.org

On Monday, June 3, 2002, 8:00:59 AM, Keith wrote:

>> It would be awfully nice if draft-duerst-iri-xx.txt:
>> (a) were available in HTML so you could print it on a modern printer
>> with correct page breaks

KM> well, it would be nice if OS vendors would support printing of 
KM> standard file formats like ASCII.  it's been around since 1964 
KM> or so, you think they could figure out how to implement it by now.

Although, not every printer in the world has 66 lines per page, or 11inch paper.

KM> but for the benefit of those with ASCII-impaired operating systems,
KM> you can get PDF versions of internet-drafts from
KM> http://www.cs.utk.edu/~moore/ID-PDF/
KM> which (usually) have page breaks in the right place
KM> (if the author has followed the recommended format)

KM> e.g.

KM> http://www.cs.utk.edu/~moore/ID-PDF/draft-duerst-iri-00.pdf

Thanks for the pointer. Its probably an improvement on the text
version, but barely (unless its tagged pdf in which case, upgrade from
barely to slightly).

I recall that IDs are nowadays (sometimes) authored in XML - is there
a pointer to documentation the format used?

 Chris                            mailto:chris@w3.org
Received on Monday, 3 June 2002 10:31:02 UTC

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