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$Date: 2002-06-12 07:19:37 -0400 (Wed, 12 Jun 2002) $

editor — The name of the editor of a document


Content Model

editor ::=


Common attributes

Parameter Entities

The following parameter entities contain editor:

Parameter Entities


The name of the editor of a document.

Processing expectations

May be formatted inline or as a displayed block, depending on context. Sometimes suppressed.

Future Changes

AuthorBlurb and Affiliation will be removed from the inline content of Editor in DocBook V4.0. A new wrapper element will be created to hold Editor, AuthorBlurb, and Affiliation.


The following elements occur in editor: address, affiliation, authorblurb, contrib, email, firstname, honorific, lineage, othername, personblurb, personname, surname.

See Also

author, authorblurb, authorgroup, collab, collabname, contrib, corpauthor, othercredit, personblurb, personname.


For examples, see authorgroup, bibliography, biblioset.