ICU documentation should contain the description of skeletons or at least a link to a page that explains

Description

The ICU code documentation, for example:

make several references to "skeletons".

Presumably the skeleton referred to is this:

However, the documentation does not, in fact, link to this page, making it unclear for the user how to use the skeleton constructors.

Further, the "unumberformatter.h" documentation has the following text: "The C API accepts a number skeleton string for specifying the settings for formatting, which covers a very large subset of all possible number formatting features. For more information on number skeleton strings, see unicode/numberformatter.h." (Last word hyperlinked)

However, clicking on the link "unicode/numberformatter.h" takes the user to:

It would be nice if the documentation contained an explanation, or at least a link to the page that describes how skeletons work.

Thanks!

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Shane Carr

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Filip Filmar

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