scholar_vit (scholar_vit) wrote,

Sectioning gone wild

Scott Pakin in comp.text.tex writes:

I suppose you haven't read my favorite example of a badly structured document: the Universal 3D File Format (a.k.a. U3D or ECMA-363) specification, which is available from In that document one can actually find a section! That represents a subsubsubsubsubsubsubsubsection. I defy anyone to find a deeper section nesting in a "real" document (i.e., one not created just to demonstrate how deep section nesting can go).

I've checked this. Indeed, there are sections, and An amazing feat of bureaucratic writing!

Tags: typography
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