msgtext — The actual text of a message component in a message set.


msgtext ::=


Common attributes and common linking attributes.

No additional attributes.


The msgtext is the actual content of the message in a msgmain, msgsub, or msgrel.

Processing expectations

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

On the whole, the semantics of msgset are not clearly defined.


Common attributes and common linking attributes.

any attribute

Any attribute in any other explicit namespace


These elements contain msgtext: msgmain, msgrel, msgsub, simplemsgentry.


The following elements occur in msgtext: address, anchor, annotation, bibliolist, blockquote, bridgehead, calloutlist, caution, classsynopsis, cmdsynopsis, constraintdef, constructorsynopsis, danger, destructorsynopsis, enumsynopsis, epigraph, equation, example, fieldsynopsis, figure, formalgroup, formalpara, funcsynopsis, glosslist, important, indexterm (db.indexterm.endofrange), indexterm (db.indexterm.singular), indexterm (db.indexterm.startofrange), informalequation, informalexample, informalfigure, informaltable (db.cals.informaltable), informaltable (db.html.informaltable), itemizedlist, literallayout, macrosynopsis, mediaobject, methodsynopsis, msgset, note, orderedlist, packagesynopsis, para, procedure, productionset, programlisting, programlistingco, qandaset, remark, revhistory, screen, screenco, screenshot, segmentedlist, sidebar, simpara, simplelist, synopsis, table (db.cals.table), table (db.html.table), task, tip, typedefsynopsis, unionsynopsis, variablelist, warning.