Re: [xml2rfc] assuming that period (.) ends a sentence is sometimes wrong

Carsten Bormann <cabo@tzi.org> Sun, 28 February 2021 12:52 UTC

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> 
> I have opened
> <https://trac.tools.ietf.org/tools/xml2rfc/trac/ticket/602> wrt the
> discrepancy between what rfc7322bis does say (or actually does not say
> anymore), and what xml2rfc (in text mode) attempts to do.
> 
> Furthermore, it really would be good if there was a plan how to progress
> RFC 7322bis (while making sure it is aligned with what the grammar can
> express). A place for issue tracking (maybe at
> <https://github.com/rfc-format>?) would be good as well.

If your intention is to amputate functionality, I think 2 needs to come before 1.

Grüße, Carsten