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From Nicola Ken Barozzi <>
Subject Re: cvs commit: xml-forrest/src/documentation/content/xdocs primer.xml
Date Wed, 30 Apr 2003 14:47:19 GMT

Jeff Turner wrote, On 30/04/2003 16.46:
> On Wed, Apr 30, 2003 at 04:30:17PM +0200, Nicola Ken Barozzi wrote:
>>It would be exactly like the @deprecated tags in Java... "don't use it, 
>>we will remove it"... someday... in the far future... eventually...
> Well there's no harm in keeping support for old doc formats is there?


> DTDs aren't like code, where keeping deprecated stuff bloats the codebase
> and actively harms readability.  I'd like to think we'll be supporting
> doc-v11 (and v10) for as long as Forrest exists.

Maybe I was not clear (sorry), but I agree.

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

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