[Doc-SIG] scope of the parser

David Goodger goodger@users.sourceforge.net
Sat, 17 Nov 2001 17:33:17 -0500

Alan Jaffray wrote:
> 95% of the time the desired behavior for directives will be to process the
> block argument as RST, and not do any other RST processing.  In those cases,
> you can decouple.  If you want something else, you have to muck with the
> inside of the parser.

I don't follow. Can you give an example of a directive in the other 5%? What
do you mean by "decouple"?

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