Re: document writing/editing tools used by IETF

Carsten Bormann <cabo@tzi.org> Fri, 26 February 2021 01:19 UTC

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Subject: Re: document writing/editing tools used by IETF
From: Carsten Bormann <cabo@tzi.org>
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On 25. Feb 2021, at 21:27, Keith Moore <moore@network-heretics.com> wrote:
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> I would like to make it be the case that anyone could submit a document written with their favorite word processor, and for that document to be converted to whatever format we want to use.   I actually think this is feasible for document submission.

This works if the draft is written by a single person.
This approach does not lend itself to cooperative editing, for many reasons.

Grüße, Carsten