From: Felix Wiemann <felixwiemann@us...> - 2004-11-19 20:49:04
Update of /cvsroot/docutils/docutils/docs/dev
In directory sc8-pr-cvs1.sourceforge.net:/tmp/cvs-serv30930
Flushed my personal to-do list, because I currently don't have enough
time for tackling the issues.
RCS file: /cvsroot/docutils/docutils/docs/dev/todo.txt,v
retrieving revision 1.267
retrieving revision 1.268
diff -u -d -r1.267 -r1.268
--- todo.txt 11 Nov 2004 22:07:51 -0000 1.267
+++ todo.txt 19 Nov 2004 20:48:55 -0000 1.268
@@ -58,6 +58,23 @@
checked for correctness and refactored. I'm afraid it's a bit of
a spaghetti mess now.
+* Configuration file handling needs discussion:
+ - There should be some error checking on the contents of config
+ files. How much checking should be done? How loudly should
+ Docutils complain if it encounters an error/problem?
+ - Docutils doesn't complain when it doesn't find a configuration
+ file supplied with the ``--config`` option. Should it? (If yes,
+ error or warning?)
+ - Is a system-wide configuration file (in ``/etc/docutils.conf``) a
+ good idea?
+ - ``~/.docutils`` does not work (because the tilde is only expanded
+ by the shell). Is a user-specific configuration file really
+ necessary? Maybe the name (``.docutils``) needs discussion, too.
* Language modules: in accented languages it may be useful to have
both accented and unaccented entries in the ``bibliographic_fields``
mapping for versatility.
@@ -428,7 +445,9 @@
-What else is needed?
+* Add a FAQ entry about using Docutils (with reStructuredText) on a
+ server and that it's terribly slow. See the first paragraphs in
@@ -608,6 +627,9 @@
+* Add (functional) tests for the "raw" role, its class attribute, and
+ the other roles as well.
* Allow the _`:trim:` option for all directives when they occur in a
substitution definition, not only the unicode_ directive.
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