From: Stephan Diehl <stephan.diehl@gm...> - 2002-10-25 16:36:07
> Reading through the rest of the postings I've was trying to think of a very
> lite mark-up that was easily transformable, and I thought of YAML. Very,
> very lite. Can be tranformed relatively easily to Xml. I still haven't
> looked at reST, but we would still have to write the tranformation tool
> from rest to Xml, and I don't know if that would be easier to do from
> reST2Xml, or yaml2xml. Ian? Aaron? I can go either way for the original,
> but there needs to be a way to take the "original" content and transform it
> to Xml, for all the further transformation so as to be able to utilize
As far as I can remember, reST has some internal XML representation anyway,
so there would be no need of an additional translator.
If you consider using something else, I'd propose the TWiki syntax. This
would have the advantage that the content of the Webware Wiki could be used
for other documentation purposes.
I have already a twiki2html converter that I could extend for your purposes.