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DocBook: The Definitive Guide

DocBook: The Definitive Guide

By Norman Walsh & Leonard Muellner
1st Edition October 1999
1-56592-580-7, Order Number: 5807
652 pages, $36.95 , Includes CD-ROM



InvPartNumber -- An inventory part number


Mixed Content Model

InvPartNumber ::=


Common attributes

Tag Minimization

Both the start- and end-tags are required for this element.

Parameter Entities



An InvPartNumber identifies a number (an "inventory part number") in some organization-specific numbering scheme.

Processing expectations

Formatted inline. Sometimes suppressed.

DocBook does not control, or specify, the numbering scheme used by an InvPartNumber. It is likely that this number uniquely identifies the document within the organization that assigns the numbers.


The following elements occur in InvPartNumber: Comment, Emphasis, IndexTerm, InlineGraphic, InlineMediaObject, Link, OLink, Replaceable, Subscript, Superscript, Trademark, ULink.

In some contexts, the following elements are allowed anywhere: BeginPage, IndexTerm.

In some contexts, the following elements are excluded: IndexTerm.

See Also

ISBN, ISSN, IssueNum, ProductNumber, PubsNumber, SeriesVolNums, VolumeNum

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