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Subject: Re: [docbook] Question about xml

On Monday 22 Feb 2010 11:20:35 Compagnon Christopher wrote:
> Hi,
> I have a question about xml.

Which DocBook/XML? DocBook 4 or DocBook 5?

> In HTML, a reference by anchor is  myfile.html#myref  and points on an
> anchor :
> <a name=myref >...</a>

That's antiquated HTML. Better use the id="..." attribute there now. (And make 
sure you quote your attribute values).

> How to obtain the same comportement with xml, pointing a link to another
> part of a xml document ?

In DocBook 5, you should use <link xlink:href="#anchor"> and xml:id="anchor" 
for that. 


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