choices

Darwin Information Typing Architecture (DITA) Version 1.3 Part 2: Technical Content Edition

version
1.3
author
OASIS DITA Technical Committee

The choices element contains a list of choice elements. It is used when the user will need to choose one of several actions while performing the steps of a task.

Content models

See appendix for information about this element in OASIS document type shells.

Inheritance

- topic/ul task/choices

Example

<step><cmd>Choose a server.</cmd>
<choices>
<choice>If you have a remote server you want to test on, type the
IP address or hostname of the server here.</choice>
<choice>If you want to do local testing, just type localhost.</choice>
</choices>
</step>

Attributes

The following attributes are available on this element: Universal attribute group and outputclass.