Defining tables in Asciidoctor is very easy. The start and end of the table are defined by
But if we want to add a new table to a table cell we cannot use the same syntax.
To define a nested table we must replace the
| separator with
So instead of
|=== to indicate the table boundaries we use
Also the cell separators are now
! instead of
Finally we must make sure the table cell or column supports Asciidoc markup, so the table is properly created.
We must configure the cell or column with
a so the nested table is created.
In the following example Asciidoctor markup we have a simple table with a nested table in the second column and row. Notice we can still apply all table configuration to the nested table as well: