[Doc-SIG] Local References
Edward D. Loper
Wed, 21 Mar 2001 12:09:13 EST
> 3. Local references (which look like '[this]' or '') are now
> supported. The "anchor" for a local reference must be at the start of a
> paragraph (in future releases I would expect it to *start* a new
> paragraph if at the start of a line), and looks like::
Clarification on the syntax.. is *anything* that looks like [this] a
local reference, or does it have to be preceeded by "a parenthetical
like"[this] or "a parenthetical and a colon like":[this]?
If one of the latter, does [this] get rendered with brackets? Flagged
as a warning when validating (in principle, not in current
What happens if the referent is missing?
What is acceptable content for [this]? '[\w_-]+'?