Boost C++ Libraries of the most highly regarded and expertly designed C++ library projects in the world. Herb Sutter and Andrei Alexandrescu, C++ Coding Standards

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BoostBook element description

description — Detailed description of a construct


description ::= (ANY)


Although the context model for this element is ANY, detailed descriptions should contain structured DocBook elements that occur within sections, e.g., paragraphs (para, simpara), lists (orderedlist, itemizedlist), tables (informaltable, table), etc.


Name Type Value Purpose
last-revision #IMPLIED CDATA Set to $Date: 2009-10-10 15:53:46 +0100 (Sat, 10 Oct 2009) $ to keep "last revised" information in sync with CVS changes
id #IMPLIED CDATA A global identifier for this element
xml:base #IMPLIED CDATA Implementation detail used by XIncludes