syntax doc help

Kevin P. Fleming kpfleming at
Sun Sep 28 21:55:01 PDT 2003

James Robertson wrote:

> I have a question on the syntax doc.  on the page explaining the element 
>  "alfs", it mentions that it is the root element that all other follow 
> from.  At the top of the page, it has a list of elements that can be in 
> this element.  Is this list accurate?  It currently only shows:
> (configure|copy|download|execute|if|link|
>     make|mkdir|move|ownership|package|patch|permissions|remove|
>     search_replace|stage|textdump|unpack)

That list is correct.

> But there are a lot more elements that this in the dtd.

The remaining elements cannot appear directly inside <alfs>, but must 
appear inside other elements.

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