Language reference : Technical content architecture : Domain elements : Programming elements : fragment
   
fragment
Within a syntax definition, a <fragment> is a labeled subpart of the syntax. The <fragment> element allows breaking out logical chunks of a large syntax diagram into named fragments. This element is part of the DITA programming domain, a special set of DITA elements designed to document programming tasks, concepts, and reference information.
Contains
Note: These models represent only the default document types distributed by OASIS. Actual content models will differ with each new document type.
Doctype
Content model
topic (technical content), map (technical content), concept, ditabase, glossary, glossentry, glossgroup, reference, task, bookmap
( (title) (optional) then (fragref or groupchoice or groupcomp or groupseq or synnote or synnoteref) (any number) )
Contained by
Doctype
Content model
topic (technical content), map (technical content), concept, ditabase, glossary, glossentry, glossgroup, reference, task (strict), task (general), bookmap
Inheritance
+ topic/figgroup pr-d/fragment
Example 367. Example
<syntaxdiagram frame="none">
<title>CopyFile</title>
<groupseq><kwd>COPYF</kwd></groupseq>
<groupcomp><var>input-filename</var><kwd>*INFILE</kwd></groupcomp>
<groupseq><var>output-filename</var><kwd>*OUTFILE</kwd></groupseq>
<groupchoice><var>input-filename</var><kwd>*INFILE</kwd></groupchoice>
<groupchoice><var>output-filename</var><kwd>*OUTFILE</kwd></groupchoice>
<fragment>
<groupchoice><kwd>*OVERLAP</kwd><kwd>*Prompt</kwd></groupchoice>
</fragment>
</syntaxdiagram>
Attributes
Name
Description
Data Type
Default Value
Required?
univ-atts attribute group (includes select-atts, id-atts, and localization-atts groups)
A set of related attributes, described in univ-atts attribute group
global-atts attribute group (xtrf, xtrc)
A set of related attributes, described in global-atts attribute group
class, outputclass
Common attributes described in Other common DITA attributes