task — A task to be completed.


task ::=


A task encapsulates a procedure providing an explicit location for summary information, identifying prerequisites for the task, examples, and pointers to related information.

Processing expectations

Formatted as a displayed block.


The following elements occur in task: example, info (db.titleforbidden.info), info (db.titlereq.info), procedure, subtitle, taskprerequisites, taskrelated, tasksummary, title, titleabbrev.


<article xmlns='http://docbook.org/ns/docbook'>
  <title>Example task</title>
    <title>Changing a light bulb</title>
      <para>How to change a light bulb</para>
      <para>Make sure you have a new light bulb.</para>
      <para>Make sure you have turned off the light switch.</para>
      <step><para>Remove the old light bulb.</para></step>
      <step><para>Insert the new light bulb.</para></step>
      <step><para>Turn on the new light bulb.</para></step>
      <step><para>Throw away the old light bulb.</para></step>

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