Daniel O'Donnell wrote:
> I'd say the answer for *right now* depends on how far along you are in
> your project. For people beginning a new project, I'd say P5 is the way
> to go, since your markup will be obsolete otherwise before you are
> finished. For a project already committed to P4 markup or facing a short
> deadline, I'd say stick with P4 until the documentation and practice for
> P5 has caught up with where you are. The type of "how do I encode..."
> question we discuss here all the time and that sends us all scurrying to
> the Guidelines isn't as easily ;) answered for P5 yet, both because
> there is less experience and because the documentation isn't there yet.
I find when I'm doing day-to-day encoding the most important part of the
guidelines is the element reference. You can certainly get this (and the
guidelines in their current variable state) for P5.
Checkout the CVS copy of the the P5 module from sourceforge, and then
'make html', or just 'make' since the default target in the Makefile
also makes an HTML version of the guidelines in addition to the schemas.
(see Guidelines/ directory)
Of it you are using debian linux, add:
deb http://tei.oucs.ox.ac.uk/teideb binary/
to your /etc/apt/sources.list file and then:
apt-get update ; apt-get install tei-p5-doc
(then see /usr/share/doc/tei-doc/P5/ ...)
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