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Re: On being web-friendly and why info must die

From: Lars Magne Ingebrigtsen
Subject: Re: On being web-friendly and why info must die
Date: Tue, 09 Dec 2014 02:31:06 +0100
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David Kastrup <address@hidden> writes:

> How does it not scale?  Do you think Eli will spend more time and effort
> on your manual entries than you, and when you write twice the amount,
> he'll have to invest more than twice the work?
> What does "doesn't scale" mean in this context?

Well, as incredibly as it sounds, Eli is (presumably) just one person,
while the number of people who are not Eli is a whole lot bigger than

So having Eli do all the markup for everybody who is not Eli doesn't
really scale well.  It would be better if everybody could do the markup

(This is not a vote for changing from Texinfo, either, if anybody is

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