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

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Name

caption — An HTML table caption

Synopsis

caption (db.html.caption) ::= (text | Bibliography inlines | Error inlines | Graphic inlines | GUI inlines | Indexing inlines | Keyboard inlines | Linking inlines | Markup inlines | Math inlines | Object-oriented programming inlines | Operating system inlines | Product inlines | Programming inlines | Publishing inlines | Technical inlines | Ubiquitous inlines)*

Attribute synopsis

Attributes:

  • class

  • style

  • title

  • lang

  • onclick

  • ondblclick

  • onmousedown

  • onmouseup

  • onmouseover

  • onmousemove

  • onmouseout

  • onkeypress

  • onkeydown

  • onkeyup

Additional constraints

  • example must not occur among the children or descendants of caption.

  • figure must not occur among the children or descendants of caption.

  • table must not occur among the children or descendants of caption.

  • equation must not occur among the children or descendants of caption.

  • sidebar must not occur among the children or descendants of caption.

  • task must not occur among the children or descendants of caption.

  • caution must not occur among the children or descendants of caption.

  • important must not occur among the children or descendants of caption.

  • note must not occur among the children or descendants of caption.

  • tip must not occur among the children or descendants of caption.

  • warning must not occur among the children or descendants of caption.

Description

In an HTML table, a caption is a short text description for the table it is associated with.

Processing expectations

Formatted as a displayed block.

Attributes

class

Assigns a class name ...

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