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Subject: Re: [docbook-tc] Re: RFE 3107140

I agree this is a bit heavy, but at least the markup is clear and the content is easily translatable, even by machine translation. I vote for this. I'm assuming there is no need for full-featured acronym and term expansion that the glossary entry markup introduced in DITA 1.2 supports.


On Jun 16, 2011, at 11:19 PM, Norman Walsh wrote:

> "Bob Stayton" <bobs@sagehill.net> writes:
>> etc.).  So it seems just adding <expansion> to the existing mix would
>> have to be done, with the explanation that its location in the content
>> is arbitrary and it may or may not be output, which seems a bit
>> awkward.  What do you think?
> I think we may have to put the wrapper in the other way:
> <expansion>
>  <acronym>NASA</acronym>
>  <alt>National Aeronautics and Space Administration</alt>
> </expansion>
> But that seems awfully heavy.
>                                        Be seeing you,
>                                          norm
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