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From: David Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2005-08-05 08:46:52

Larry Evans <cppljevans_at_[hidden]> writes:

> On 08/04/2005 08:39 PM, Aleksey Gurtovoy wrote:
>> Larry Evans writes:
> [snip]
>>>mpl doc files are now created from .rst files, but I recall some mention
>>>of migrating to .qbk files.
>> The MPL docs specifically are not migrating anywhere.
> OK, I'll try .rst then, but I thought I remember David A. saying that
> the only reason he wasn't migrating to quickbook from ReStruturedText
> was because emacs had an rst-mode but not a qbk-mode.

That's one of the major obstacles. But I'm not ever planning to
change the MPL reference manual sources (which are mostly Aleksey's
creation/domain anyway) over unless there's some distinct advantage to
doing so.

> I thought he asked from help in creating such an emacs mode.

I did.

> Of course, now that you mention no intention of migrating, I suppose
> he was talking about other libraries beside mpl.


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