DocBook: The Definitive GuideBy Norman Walsh & Leonard Muellner
1st Edition October 1999
1-56592-580-7, Order Number: 5807
652 pages, $36.95 , Includes CD-ROM
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The start-tag is required for this element. The end-tag is optional, if your SGML declaration allows minimization.
The RefClass may be presented, or it may be suppressed and used only to select a group of reference pages to process. You might use the value of RefClass to print all the reference pages appropriate to Solaris UNIX, for example.
Formatting reference pages may require a fairly sophisticated processing system. Much of the meta-information about a reference page (its name, type, purpose, title, and classification) is stored in wrappers near the beginning of the RefEntry.
Common presentational features, such as titles and running headers, may require data from several of these wrappers plus some generated text. Other formatting often requires that these elements be reordered.
These elements contain RefNameDiv: RefEntry.
For examples, see RefEntry.
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