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Mike Frysinger wrote:
> often when i'm writing docs i like to throw in links to wikipedia as it
> contains a wealth of information that i dont even want to try to duplicate
> rather than having to do like <uri
> link="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Foo">FOO</uri> all the time, would it be
> possible to get a new tag implemented ? say something like:
> <wikipedia topic="Foo">FOO</uri>
yeah, not so much of a good idea, for the translation reasons specified, and
it'd be quite a lot of backend work to cover, what, maybe 15 existing links in
Though it's often comprehensive enough, it's not like wikipedia is the be-all
and end-all of free information.
Not worth the time and trouble when it's easier to just use <uri>s the way
they're supposed to be used. Requiring a whole different format to write out
simple links in a doc is unintuitive and needlessly complex.
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