O'Reilly logo

DocBook 5: The Definitive Guide by Richard L. Hamilton, Norman Walsh

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Name

formalpara — A paragraph with a title

Synopsis

formalpara ::= ((((title & titleabbrev?), infodb.titleforbidden.info) | info db.titleonlyreq.info), Indexing inlines*, para)

Description

Formal paragraphs have a title.

Processing expectations

Formatted as a displayed block. The title of a formalpara is often rendered as a run-in head.

See Also

para, simpara

Examples

<article xmlns='http://docbook.org/ns/docbook'>
<title>Example formalpara</title>

<formalpara><title>This Paragraph Has a Title</title>
<para>This is a test.  This is only a test.  Had this been a real
example, it would have made more sense.  Or less.
</para>
</formalpara>

</article>

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required