Simplified DocBook: The Definitive Guide  (Version 0.9.1 for Simplified DocBook 5.1)


revdescription — A extended description of a revision to a document.


revdescription ::= [-]


The revdescription associated with a revision is a summary of the changes made in that revision. A revdescription is intended for long, complete summaries. For a simple text-only summary, see revremark.

Processing expectations

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


These elements contain revdescription: revision.


The following elements occur in revdescription: blockquote, epigraph, example, figure, informaltable (db.cals.informaltable), informaltable (db.html.informaltable), itemizedlist, literallayout, mediaobject, note, orderedlist, para, programlisting, revhistory, sidebar, table (db.cals.table), table (db.html.table), variablelist.