The <msgblock> element contains a multi-line message or set of messages. The message block can contain multiple message numbers and message descriptions, each enclosed in <msgnum> and <msgph> elements. It can also contain the message content directly. Line breaks and spaces are preserved when the element is rendered. This element is part of the DITA software domain, a special set of DITA elements designed to document software tasks, concepts and reference information.
See appendix for information about this element in OASIS document type shells.
+ topic/pre sw-d/msgblock
<p>A sequence of failed password attempts generates the following characteristic message stream:</p> <msgblock> I:0 S:3 I:1 S:3 I:1 S:4 S:99 (lockup) </msgblock>
The following attributes are available on this element: Universal attribute group, Display attribute group, @outputclass, @xml:space, and @spectitle.