Many Cards vs. Lists vs. XML

Björnke von Gierke bvg at
Sat Feb 16 19:22:52 EST 2008

If no one else needs to read your files, you can use return delimited  
lists, and enter htmltext there. Rev doesn't care if there's returns  
between the </p><p> tags, so you can just strip it. Added bonus:  
Styled text is preserved.

On 16 Feb 2008, at 22:04, Russell Martin wrote:

> So, I've been reading up on Rev's XML features and I'm wondering if
> that isn't a better route to go than using lists? Any thoughts?
> Also, for those that use lists to store data, how do you handle  
> placing
> multiline data into your list structure?
> And, what do you do to deal with data that might contain instances of
> your delimiter before you place it in your list? Or, is there some
> perfect delimiter that I just haven't thought of?


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