Re: [Tools-discuss] UTF-8 box characters with wavy lines in XML2RFC v3 draft

Michael Richardson <mcr+ietf@sandelman.ca> Wed, 06 November 2019 15:14 UTC

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Subject: Re: [Tools-discuss] UTF-8 box characters with wavy lines in XML2RFC v3 draft
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Carsten Bormann <cabo@tzi.org>; wrote:
    > I believe that, once the tools have stabilized, it will be easier to
    > stay within a reasonable repertoire.  Instead of standardizing this in
    > some rigid spec, it should be the RPC that guides the authors towards
    > “reasonable” (and the tools should help with this).

And, at the risk of invoking https://tools.ietf.org/html/draft-iab-protocol-maintenance-04
(which clearly nobody wants to apply to email), it would be nice if our tools
were capable of doing more than the subset that the RFC-editor wants to
publish, as there are some other entities that like our approach.
(I recall GRID being one of them)

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