revdescription

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

Synopsis

revdescription ::= [-]

Description

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.

Parents

These elements contain revdescription: revision.

Children

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.