Re: It happens to all of us . . .

Subject: Re: It happens to all of us . . .
From: Janice Gelb <Janice -dot- Gelb -at- Sun -dot- COM>
To: TECHWR-L <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 07 Sep 2007 09:20:24 +1000

Susan Hogarth wrote:
> On 9/2/07, Janice Gelb <Janice -dot- Gelb -at- sun -dot- com> wrote:
>> Nicholas Russon wrote:
>>> I was digging through the Adobe "Structure Application Developer Guide"
>>> from the Frame 8 doc set, when I happened across the following line:
>>> [Author's Comments: Is this section up-to-date?]
>>> I'm sure we've all had similar things happen in our published documents
>>> [snip]
>> >
>> Chalk up another advantage to SGML/XML - our publishing
>> tools ensure that no Remark elements ever appear in final
>> published documents :->
> But that's only if they are tagged correctly, right?

Not sure if I understand what you mean here. The
only way to get content into an SGML/XML document
is to tag it. There are specific tags named Comment
and Remark that writers would use for text such as
the one in the email message.

If you're trying to make the point that the automatic
tools can only work if the writers use the tags
correctly, I suppose that's true. However, the odds
of such text being in the correct element and the
automatic processing tools being able to catch it
before it goes out are a lot greater than if the
text is just paragraph text as in the original

-- Janice

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