new layout for the book (Gerard?)
alex at linuxfromscratch.org
Thu Jan 15 13:27:40 PST 2004
Matthew Burgess wrote:
> Many thanks go to anyone who offers critical evaluation of the current
> state of the LFS/newxml module. I realise that everyone's pushed for
Yep, I still haven't looked at your work. Will do a cvs checkout and
have a look at it all over the weekend.
> There's a TODO and README in there, peruse it, mull it
> over and if anything strikes you as plain wrong then let me know. I
> can't please anyone if I don't know what you want.
But did you take a look at my booss XML stuff? It's cranky, yes, but as
flexible as I think the structure should be.
It seems you're suffering from the same problem I had: if things are not
easily visible and in the middle of their path, very few people will go
and have a look at it and comment on it. And for me it didn't help that
when I first became editor I offered Gerard (by private mail) to design
the new XML, and he said he didn't want me to do that, and then a month
later granted you the job. That didn't heighten my interest in the
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