refsection

refsection — A recursive section in a refentry.

Synopsis

refsection ::= [-]

Attributes

Common attributes and common linking attributes.

Additional attributes:

  • label
  • status

Additional Constraints

  • If this element is the root element, it must have a version attribute.

Description

Reference pages have their own hierarchical structure. A refsection is a recursive division in a refentry, analogous to a section elsewhere in the document.

The value of a separate hierarchical structure is that it allows the content model of sections in reference pages to be customized differently than the content model of sections outside.

Processing expectations

Formatted as a displayed block.

Attributes

Common attributes and common linking attributes.

label

Specifies an identifying string for presentation purposes

status

Identifies the editorial or publication status of the element on which it occurs

Parents

These elements contain refsection: refentry, refsection, refsynopsisdiv.

Last revised by Norman Walsh on (git hash: 32232d73aaed8bf7134470f3f72f9e1dc6874d38 68abf83671c42c0ef5e0aed2f171edf1c3b1bdcd)