Common Desktop Environment: Help System Author's and Programmer's Guide


Memo: Identifies a writer's comments or questions, which do not appear in the final help volume.


 memo text


<memo|memo text|

Memo text is printed in drafts of your help volume if you specify memo in the helptag.opt file. Otherwise, memo text is not printed, especially when you create the final version of the help volume. Memo text, when it appears, is printed in a different typeface. Do not use markup within memo text.


Here is an example of a memo:

 Patti: We need a drawing to illustrate this.

The following markup uses the short form of the <memo> element:

<memo|Mike: Please explain how the following
 command is supposed to work|

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