Re: Docs format
- To: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Subject: Re: Docs format
- From: email@example.com (Cowboy)
- Date: Wed, 2 Aug 2000 21:01:24 -0500 (EST)
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>> > I want to write some more documentation about the hurd (this time in
>> > english). But which is the proper way to do it ?
>> > I mean if I should use SGML, LinuxDoc, DocBook, Latex or just plain
>> > HTML...
>> I think HTML is a good choice: 1. because of the cross platform
>> possibility... 2. It also can immediately be used at web sites about
>> the hurd. 3. It allows easy modification and improvements by others.
>> (4. Not to forget the possibilities of links!)
Had to crawl out of my hole for this one...
HTML is EVIL in any context except a web page. ( IMHO )
How about text ?
It's 100% compatible with anything.
( of course, my favorite editor is still vi so anything containing
specialized formating ala MS-Word is a huge pain. )
"But this one goes to eleven."
-- Nigel Tufnel
- Re: Docs format
- From: Marcus Brinkmann <Marcus.Brinkmann@ruhr-uni-bochum.de>