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From Nicola Ken Barozzi <>
Subject Re: Out-of-line links (Re: <acronym> tag in docv11)
Date Thu, 23 Jan 2003 12:49:04 GMT

Jeff Turner wrote:
> It's not an either/or choice though.. for now, we can allow <acronym> in
> the source.  Then later, we can implement a transformer that 'marks up'
> raw text with tags like <acronym>.


>    Again, we could start by defining an explicit <term> tag, and then
>    later have a MarkupTransformer adding them for certain words.


>>>Maybe something like a <keyword>forrestbot</keyword> can be also useful
>>>indexing and searching?
> Docbook uses such things to build indexes.  If we could declare
> taxonomies of words (eg 'pelican' is a typeof 'bird'), I'd imagine search
> results could be more accurate.

Nicola Ken Barozzi         
             - verba volant, scripta manent -
    (discussions get forgotten, just code remains)

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