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

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Name

msgexplan — Explanatory material relating to a message in a message set

Synopsis

msgexplan ::= ((((title? & titleabbrev?), infodb.titleforbidden.info) | info db.titleonly.info), (annotation | bridgehead | remark | revhistory | Indexing inlines | Admonition elements | Formal elements | Graphic elements | Informal elements | List elements | Paragraph elements | Publishing elements | Synopsis elements | Technical elements | Verbatim elements)+)

Description

A msgexplan contains some sort of explanatory information about a msg or a set of msgs in a msgentry.

Processing expectations

Formatted as a displayed block. Sometimes suppressed.

If a msgentry contains multiple msgs and multiple msgexplans, DocBook makes no assertions about how they are related.

On the whole, the semantics of msgset are not clearly defined.

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