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Yuriy Skalko yuriy.skalko at
Wed Jan 27 12:45:08 UTC 2021

> Also I think marginal notes are too different sorts of notes than the
> ones in the Notes submenu. Footnotes and marginal notes are part of the
> document structure, the other notes are more editorial devices (the
> rather esoteric "gray text", whose purpose I never fully grasped, note
> might be a hybrid). 
> Here again, the English word form (which does not easily translate to
> other languages) might be misleading. The (co-)incidence that all these
> are termed "notes" in English does not mean they have much in common.
> Jürgen

Exactly the existence of this esoteric "gray text" caused me to think 
about the merge. It is now widely used in e.g. EmbeddedObjects manual as 
a part of the document structure.


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