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

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


Mixed Content Model

simpara ::=


Common attributes

Parameter Entities

The following parameter entities contain simpara:

Parameter Entities


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, and so on).

Processing expectations

Formatted as a displayed block.

Future Changes

The InterfaceDefinition element will be discarded in DocBook V4.0. It will no longer be available in the content model of this element.

See Also

formalpara, para.


<!DOCTYPE simpara PUBLIC "-//OASIS//DTD DocBook XML V4.1.2//EN"
Just the text, ma'am.

Just the text, ma'am.

For additional examples, see also para.