lineannotation

lineannotation — A comment on a line in a verbatim listing.

Synopsis

lineannotation ::=

Description

A `lineannotation` is an author’s or editor’s comment on a line in one of the verbatim environments. These are annotations added by the documentor; they are not part of the original listing.

Processing expectations

Formatted inline. In verbatim environments like `programlisting`, which are often presented in a fixed-width font, they may get special typographic treatment, such as italics.

If several `lineannotation`s occur in the same listing, they may be aligned horizontally.

Parents

These elements contain `lineannotation`: .

Children

The following elements occur in `lineannotation`: .

Related elements: .

Examples

```1`<article xmlns='http://docbook.org/ns/docbook'>`
`<title>Example lineannotation</title>`
` `
`<screen>`
5`&lt;entry>  <lineannotation>Error: No line break before block element</lineannotation>`
`&lt;para>`
`A paragraph of text.`
`&lt;/para>&lt;/entry>`
`</screen>`
10` `
`</article>`
```
```` `
`<entry>  Error: No line break before block element`
`<para>`
`A paragraph of text.`
`</para></entry>`
```