Technical content domains and constraints: Where they are used

Darwin Information Typing Architecture (DITA) Version 1.3 Part 1: Base Edition

version
1.3
author
OASIS DITA Technical Committee

This section provides a summary of which document types use each of the technical content domains and constraints.

Technical content domains

Domain What includes it What does NOT include it
Abbreviated form (map/topic)
  • Technical content maps: Classification map, Map, Bookmap
  • Technical content topics: all topics except Machinery task
  • Base map, base topic
  • Technical content maps: Subject scheme
  • Technical content topics: Machinery task
Equation (map/topic)
  • Technical content topics: all topics except Machinery task
  • Base map, base topic
  • Technical content maps: all maps
  • Technical content topics: Machinery task
Glossary reference (map)
  • Technical content document types: Classification map, Map
  • Base map, base topic
  • Technical content document types: Bookmap, Subject Scheme
Markup (map/topic)
  • Technical content maps: Classification map, Map, Bookmap
  • Technical content topics: all topics except Machinery task
  • Base map, base topic
  • Technical content maps: Subject Scheme
  • Technical content topics: Machinery task
MathML (map/topic)
  • Technical content topics: all topics except Machinery task
  • Base map, base topic
  • Technical content maps: all maps
  • Technical content topics: Machinery task
Programming (map/topic)
  • Technical content maps: Classification map, Map, Bookmap
  • Technical content topics: all except Machinery Task
  • Base map, base topic
  • Technical content maps: Subject Scheme
  • Technical content topics: Machinery task
Release Management (map/topic)
  • Technical content maps: Classification map, Map, Bookmap
  • Technical content topics: all except Machinery Task
  • Base map, base topic
  • Technical content maps: Subject Scheme
  • Technical content topics: Machinery task
Software (map/topic)
  • Technical content maps: Classification map, Map, Bookmap
  • Technical content topics: all except Machinery Task
  • Base map, base topic
  • Technical content maps: Subject Scheme
  • Technical content topics: Machinery task
SVG (map/topic)
  • Technical content topics: all topics except Composite (ditabase), Machinery task
  • Base map, base topic
  • Technical content maps: all maps
  • Technical content topics: Composite (ditabase), Machinery task
Task requirements (topic)
  • Technical content document types: Machinery task
  • Base map, base topic
  • Technical content document types: all except Machinery task
User interface (map/topic)
  • Technical content maps: Classification map, Map, Bookmap
  • Technical content topics: all topics
  • Base map, base topic
  • Technical content maps: Subject Scheme
XML Mention (map/topic)
  • Technical content maps: Classification map, Map, Bookmap
  • Technical content topics: all topics except Machinery task
  • Base map, base topic
  • Technical content maps: Subject Scheme
  • Technical content topics: Machinery task
xNAL (map/topic)
  • Technical content document types: bookmap
  • Base map, base topic
  • Technical content document types: all except Bookmap

Technical content constraints

Constraint What includes it What does NOT include it
Machinery task body constraint
  • Technical content document types: Machinery task
  • Base map, base topic
  • Technical content document types: all except Machinery task
Strict task body constraint
  • Technical content document types: Task, Composite (ditabase), Troubleshooting
  • Base map, base topic
  • Technical content document types: all except Task, Composite (ditabase), Troubleshooting