[XML-SIG] Proposal: PEP-like Approach for pyXML

Andrew Kuchling akuchlin@mems-exchange.org
Mon, 20 Nov 2000 10:08:44 -0500

On Sun, Nov 19, 2000 at 11:40:08PM -0500, Thomas B. Passin wrote:
>PEPs are supposed to be written in some kind of structured
>text, which is programatically converted to HTML.  Should we
>take this as a challenge to do the same in XML for XRFCs?

Why not just reuse the plaintext PEP format?  Two advantages are that
we don't need to write any new software to convert them to HTML, and
the source document are easier to write, since you won't have to
escape < and >, which are quite likely to occur in documents about

I'd suggest adding them to the Web tree as Martin suggested.