[xml2rfc] References feature

jabley at ca.afilias.info (Joe Abley) Thu, 29 June 2006 11:36 UTC

From: "jabley at ca.afilias.info"
Date: Thu, 29 Jun 2006 11:36:07 +0000
Subject: [xml2rfc] References feature
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On 29-Jun-2006, at 13:51, David B Harrington wrote:

> Could an attribute be added to the xref field that indicates normative
> vs informative, so xml2rfc could sort the references into the
> appropriate section automatically? At the point one is adding an xref,
> it should be fairly apparent whether it is normative or not.

That seems messy. What would be the appropriate rendering for a  
document that included both <xref target="xxx" type="normative"/> and  
<xref target="xxx type="informative"/>, then?

Using multiple <references> sections as is done now seems cleaner to me.