permissions

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

version
1.3
author
OASIS DITA Technical Committee

The permissions element in a topic's metadata specifies the level of entitlement needed to access the content.

The permissions element indicates any preferred controls for access to content.

Content models

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

Inheritance

- topic/permissions

Example

<prolog>
  <permissions view="entitled"/>
</prolog>

Attributes

The following attributes are available on this element: Universal attribute group and the attribute defined below.

view
Defines the classifications of viewers allowed to view the document. Beginning with DITA 1.2, values in this attribute are not limited to a small number of choices; the following values were used in DITA 1.0 and DITA 1.1, and are still provided as sample values:
internal
For internal use only.
classified
For a certain group, only.
all
The world.
entitled
Special folks, only.
-dita-use-conref-target
See Using the -dita-use-conref-target value for more information.