simplesect — A section of a document with no subdivisions.
A simplesect is one of the top-level sectioning elements in a component. There are two types of sectioning elements in DocBook:
None of the sectioning elements is allowed to “float” in a component. You can place paragraphs and other block elements before a section, but you cannot place anything after it.
The important semantic distinction of simplesect elements is that they never appear in the table of contents.
Formatted as a displayed block. A simplesect element never appears in the table of contents.
Specifies an identifying string for presentation purposes
Identifies the editorial or publication status of the element on which it occurs
The following elements occur in simplesect: address, anchor, bibliolist, blockquote, bridgehead, calloutlist, dialogue, drama, epigraph, equation, example, figure, formalpara, glosslist, indexterm (db.indexterm.endofrange), indexterm (db.indexterm.singular), indexterm (db.indexterm.startofrange), info (db.titleforbidden.info), info (db.titlereq.info), informalequation, informalexample, informalfigure, informaltable, itemizedlist, literallayout, mediaobject, note, orderedlist, para, poetry, procedure, qandaset, remark, revhistory, sidebar, simpara, simplelist, subtitle, table, task, title, titleabbrev, variablelist.
1 <article xmlns='http://docbook.org/ns/docbook'> 2 <title>Example simplesect</title> 4 <section><title>Additional Coding</title> 6 <para>Support for the additional features requested will be provided. </para> 8 <simplesect><title>Estimated Time</title> 10 <para>2 to 3 weeks. 12 </para> 14 </simplesect> </section> 16 </article>