$DOLIST$ Macro Command

Enumerates a list of items. It is used to make loops in generated text.

Syntax:

$DOLIST$ list

body

$END-DOLIST$

List is any list provided by VBdocman. See read-only macros. The body is any text that can appear inside macro body, that means also another macro call. Thus, $DOLIST$ macro may be nested.

Example:

$DOLIST$ $SEE-LINK-LIST$

The $LIST-ITEM-NUMBER$. item in See Also list is $LIST-ITEM-LABEL$.

$END-DOLIST$

 

If $SEE-LINK-LIST$ contains 13 items, then 13 sentences are generated:

The 1. item in See Also ...

The 2. item in See Also ...

...

The 13. item in See Also ...


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