## computeroutput

computeroutput — Data, generally text, displayed or presented by a computer.

## Synopsis

computeroutput ::=

## Description

A `computeroutput` identifies lines of text generated by a computer program (messages, results, or other output).

Note that `computeroutput` is not a verbatim environment, but an inline.

### Processing expectations

Formatted inline. It’s often presented in a fixed-width font.

### Children

The following elements occur in `computeroutput`: .

## Examples

```1`<article xmlns='http://docbook.org/ns/docbook'>`
`<title>Example computeroutput</title>`
` `
`<para>The output from the date command,`
5`<computeroutput>Sun  Nov 16, 1997  21:03:29</computeroutput>,`
`uses fixed-width fields so that it can easily be parsed.`
`</para>`
` `
`</article>`
```

The output from the date command, `Sun Nov 16, 1997 21:03:29`, uses fixed-width fields so that it can easily be parsed.