If you add manual
<indexentry> markup to your Docbook XML then these
will be passed through unchanged. Please note however, that if you are using
AutoIndex's internal index generation then it only recognises
<tertiary> elements within the
elements are not currently recognised and AutoIndex will emit a warning if
these are used.
Likewise none of the attributes which can be applied to these elements are
used when AutoIndex generates the index itself, with the exception of the
For Quickbook users, there are some templates in auto_index_helpers.qbk that assist in adding manual entries without having to escape to Docbook.