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

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Name

simpara — A paragraph that contains only text and inline markup, no block elements

Synopsis

simpara ::= (infodb.titleforbidden.info, (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)*)

Description

A simpara is a simple paragraph, one that may contain only character data and inline elements. The para element is less restrictive; it may also contain block-level structures (lists, figures, etc.).

Processing expectations

Formatted as a displayed block.

See Also

formalpara, para

Examples

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

<simpara>
Just the text, ma'am.
</simpara>

</article>

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