colspec

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

version
1.3
author
OASIS DITA Technical Committee

The colspec element contains a column specification for a table, including assigning a column name and number, cell content alignment, and column width.

Content models

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

Inheritance

- topic/colspec

Example

See table.

Attributes

The following attributes are available on this element: Universal attribute group (without the Metadata attribute group), base from the Metadata attribute group, outputclass, and the attributes defined below. This element also uses align, char, charoff, colsep, rowsep, and rowheader from Complex-table attribute group.

colnum
Indicates the number of a column in the table, counting from the first logical column to the last column.
colname
Specifies a name for the column defined by this element. The entry element can use colname to refer to the name of this column.
colwidth
Describes the column width.