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Re: [docbook] Ruminations on the future of DocBook


At (time_t)1054234676 Norman Walsh wrote:

...
> It's hard to articulate exactly why. I think it's because DocBook is
> showing its age. There comes a point in the life cycle of any system
> when adding one more patch is the wrong solution to every problem.
> Eventually, it's time to rethink, refactor, and rewrite.
> 
> For DocBook, I think that time has come.

Ayyyyyup.

(I don't know that I'll have anything substantive to add to the
discussion, but I definitely want to offer moral support.  I
think it borders on self-evident that DocBook needs significant
refactoring.)

--
John R. Daily
<email><mailbox>john</mailbox><domain>geekhavoc.com</domain></email>

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