The msgblock element contains a multi-line message or set of messages. The message block can contain multiple message numbers and message descriptions, each enclosed in msgnum and msgph elements. It can also contain the message content directly. Line breaks and spaces are preserved when the element is rendered. This element is part of the DITA software domain, a special set of DITA elements designed to document software tasks, concepts and reference information.
See appendix for information about this element in OASIS document type shells.
+ topic/pre sw-d/msgblock
<p>A sequence of failed password attempts generates the following characteristic message stream:</p> <msgblock> I:0 S:3 I:1 S:3 I:1 S:4 S:99 (lockup) </msgblock>