dlhead

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

version
1.3
author
OASIS DITA Technical Committee

The dlhead element contains optional headings for the term and description columns in a definition list (dl). The definition list heading might contain a heading for the column of terms (dthd) and a heading for the column of descriptions (ddhd).

Content models

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

Inheritance

- topic/dlhead

Example

Figure. Definition list with a heading
<dl>
 <dlhead>
  <dthd>Image File View Selection</dthd>
  <ddhd>Resulting Information</ddhd>
 </dlhead>
 <dlentry>
  <dt>File Type</dt>
  <dd>Image's file extension</dd>
 </dlentry>
 <dlentry>
  <dt>Image Class</dt>
  <dd>Image is raster, vector, metafile or 3D</dd>
 </dlentry>
 <dlentry>
  <dt>Number of pages</dt>
  <dd>Number of pages in the image</dd>
 </dlentry>
 <dlentry>
  <dt>Fonts</dt>
  <dd>Names of the fonts contained within a vector image</dd>
 </dlentry>
</dl>

Attributes

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