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Subject: Re: [docbook] how to represent userinput with a command option?

On Tue, May 13, 2003 at 12:19:28PM -0400, Robert P. J. Day wrote:
> nice idea, but wrapping the above in a <userinput> causes everything
> to be bolded, which is what i'm trying to avoid.
> also, i'm not sure that, semantically, i should be using a 
> <cmdsynopsis>.  i'm not trying to supply a command synopsis,
> just trying to show a sample *usage* of that command, which 
> i'm convinced shouldn't represent the same thing.

In that case, probably you should just not try to specify optional
stuff in this place ?

Yann Dirson <Yann.Dirson@fr.alcove.com>                 http://www.alcove.com/
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