The "xml2rfc" Version 2 Vocabulary
RFC 7749

Document Type RFC - Informational (February 2016; Errata)
Obsoletes RFC 2629
Last updated 2016-02-05
Replaces draft-reschke-xml2rfc
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Internet Architecture Board (IAB)                             J. Reschke
Request for Comments: 7749                                    greenbytes
Obsoletes: 2629                                            February 2016
Category: Informational
ISSN: 2070-1721

                   The "xml2rfc" Version 2 Vocabulary

Abstract

   This document defines the "xml2rfc" version 2 vocabulary: an XML-
   based language used for writing RFCs and Internet-Drafts.

   Version 2 represents the state of the vocabulary (as implemented by
   several tools and as used by the RFC Editor) around 2014.

   This document obsoletes RFC 2629.

Status of This Memo

   This document is not an Internet Standards Track specification; it is
   published for informational purposes.

   This document is a product of the Internet Architecture Board (IAB)
   and represents information that the IAB has deemed valuable to
   provide for permanent record.  It represents the consensus of the
   Internet Architecture Board (IAB).  Documents approved for
   publication by the IAB are not a candidate for any level of Internet
   Standard; see Section 2 of RFC 5741.

   Information about the current status of this document, any errata,
   and how to provide feedback on it may be obtained at
   http://www.rfc-editor.org/info/rfc7749.

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Reschke                       Informational                     [Page 1]
RFC 7749           The "xml2rfc" Version 2 Vocabulary      February 2016

Table of Contents

   1. Introduction ....................................................4
      1.1. Syntax Notation ............................................4
   2. Elements ........................................................5
      2.1. <abstract> .................................................5
      2.2. <address> ..................................................5
      2.3. <annotation> ...............................................6
      2.4. <area> .....................................................6
      2.5. <artwork> ..................................................7
      2.6. <author> ..................................................10
      2.7. <back> ....................................................11
      2.8. <c> .......................................................12
      2.9. <city> ....................................................12
      2.10. <code> ...................................................12
      2.11. <country> ................................................12
      2.12. <cref> ...................................................13
      2.13. <date> ...................................................14
      2.14. <email> ..................................................15
      2.15. <eref> ...................................................15
      2.16. <facsimile> ..............................................16
      2.17. <figure> .................................................16
      2.18. <format> .................................................18
      2.19. <front> ..................................................19
      2.20. <iref> ...................................................20
      2.21. <keyword> ................................................21
      2.22. <list> ...................................................21
      2.23. <middle> .................................................23
      2.24. <note> ...................................................24
      2.25. <organization> ...........................................24
      2.26. <phone> ..................................................24
      2.27. <postal> .................................................25
      2.28. <postamble> ..............................................25
      2.29. <preamble> ...............................................26
      2.30. <reference> ..............................................26
      2.31. <references> .............................................27
      2.32. <region> .................................................28
      2.33. <rfc> ....................................................28
      2.34. <section> ................................................32
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