The <reqconds> element contains information about conditions that must be fulfilled before performing a task.


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
machineryTask ( (noconds) or ( (reqcond) or (reqcontp) ) (one or more) )

Contained by

Doctype Content model
machineryTask prelreqs, closereqs


+ topic/ol task/ol mitask-d/reqconds


  <reqcond>The system placed on an accessible, flat surface.</reqcond>
  <reqcond>All anti-static discharge wrist-straps available.</reqcond>


Name Description Data Type Default Value Required?
compact Indicates close vertical spacing between the list items. Expanded spacing is the default value. The output result of compact spacing depends on the processor or browser. Allowed values are:
Indicates compact spacing.
Indicates expanded spacing.
See Using the -dita-use-conref-target value for more information.
(yes | no | -dita-use-​conref-​target) #IMPLIED No
spectitle The specialized title attribute allows architects of specialized types to define a fixed or default title for a specialized element. Not intended for direct use by authors. CDATA #IMPLIED No
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      

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