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Vim FAQ format [WAS Re: vim.org reviewed and classified]

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  • Gavin Sinclair
    Come to think of it, it should be available in vim format as well, with tags, etc. Food for thought... ... From: Gavin Sinclair
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      Come to think of it, it should be available in vim format as well, with
      tags, etc.

      Food for thought...



      ----- Original Message -----
      From: "Gavin Sinclair" <gsinclair@...>
      To: "Aschwin Marsman - aYniK Software Solutions" <a.marsman@...>
      Cc: <samael-vim@...>; "Vim Development" <vim-dev@...>
      Sent: Wednesday, April 03, 2002 9:56 PM
      Subject: Re: vim.org reviewed and classified


      >
      > Initially it will be in plain text - content is more important than format
      > to begin with.
      >
      > Soon thereafter, it will be HTML, which it will remain for the medium
      term -
      > format is important once you've got some good content, and ease of
      > maintaining that format is more important than being able to convert to
      > other formats.
      >
      > Longer term, probably XML, so it can be converted into any format you
      like.
      >
      >
      > If my idea of a FAQ is correct - a pointer to information rather than a
      > repository of information - then there is really no practical need for it
      to
      > move beyond text; it's just that HTML is prettier and more convenient in
      > some regards.
      >
      > --Gavin
      >
      > ----- Original Message -----
      > From: "Aschwin Marsman - aYniK Software Solutions" <a.marsman@...>
      >
      >
      > >
      > > In what format will the FAQ be? Can other formats be generated from it?
      > > (html, txt, ...)
      > >
      > > Kind regards,
      > >
      > > Aschwin Marsman
      > >
      >
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