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From Clay Leeds <webmaes...@mac.com>
Subject Re: How about a release?
Date Fri, 07 Apr 2006 13:49:45 GMT
On Apr 7, 2006, at 12:38 AM, Chris Bowditch wrote:
> Clay Leeds wrote:
>> On Apr 6, 2006, at 11:50 AM, Peter S. Housel wrote:
>>>> WDYT?
>>> From my perspective as a user, I think it's essential to fix the   
>>> problem with preserving whitespace after a newline (for <pre>- 
>>> style  output) before doing another release.
>>> -Peter-
>> If it's resolved, then I'd give my +1 to a PMC VOTE. If not, then  
>> can  it be resolved quickly? If not, then I'd say '+1'.
> This problem cannot be resolved quickly. It requires an adjustment  
> to the Knuth algorithm used for generating Break Possibilities.  
> Simon P has a proposal to change the Knuth algorithm that addresses  
> this problem, but it will take some time to implement.
> From my perspective (as a User), this problem is not high on the  
> list of  priorities. Mainly because my stylesheets don't allow the  
> user to preserve whitespace in incoming data. This is considering  
> poor formatting. Instead the XML should be restructed to allow  
> formatting attributes to be applied to text to yield the desired  
> result.
> Chris

I understand. As long as it will be resolved by v1.0, then IMO we are  
good to go. +1

Clay Leeds

My religion is simple. My religion is kindness.
-- HH Dalai Lama of Tibet

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