PDF datasheets (was Re: Sources for 8b TTL keyboards (Keytronics))

Fred Cisin cisin at xenosoft.com
Wed Dec 24 01:52:53 CST 2008

> >> of pointers is valuable.)
> > A good professional indexer works with synonyms and subject, not just
> > keywords.  A keyword only index is basically a concordance.

On Tue, 23 Dec 2008, der Mouse wrote:
> Good point; thanks for catching that - I suspect I've seen too many
> concordance-style indices and too few of the other sort.  But even a
> good index can be done perfectly well in plain text; the only part
> that's at all difficult is what to use as the pointer to the referenced
> text, and that (a) is an issue only if the text is not broken into
> numbered pages and (b) is not hard to solve even if the text is not
> paginated (it could use line numbers, section numbers, even search
> patterns, etc).

I wish that I knew a good way in HTML to express offsets from beginning
of a document.

Grumpy Ol' Fred     		cisin at xenosoft.com

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