<alias>

The element alias assigns a group of xml:id values to a single xml:id.

This feature is useful for referring repeatedly to a group of agents, works, scripta, etc.

Formal Definition

~ed-stamp?, 
   (~inclusion | 
      ((@xml:id | @id), @idrefs))

Defined at: TAN-core.rng

Used by: ~definition-core

[Caution]Caution

An <alias> may not mix idrefs from different elements.

[Caution]Caution

<alias> references must not be circular.

Example 8.90. <alias>

   <head>
      .........
      <definitions>
         .........
         <work xml:id="αc" which="Explanationes de commentario graeco Ammonii"/>
         <alias xml:id="αd" idrefs="α αc"/>
         <work xml:id="φ" which="Lemmata de commentario graeco Ioannis Philoponi"/>
         <work xml:id="φc" which="Explanationes de commentario graeco Ioannis Philoponi"/>
         <alias xml:id="φd" idrefs="φ φc"/>
         <work xml:id="ο" which="Lemmata de commentario graeco Olympiodori"/>
         <work xml:id="οc" which="Explanationes de commentario graeco Olympiodori"/>
         <alias xml:id="οd" idrefs="ο οc"/>
         <work xml:id="η" which="Lemmata de commentario graeco Eliae"/>
         <work xml:id="ηc" which="Explanationes de commentario graeco Eliae"/>
         <alias xml:id="ηd" idrefs="η ηc"/>
         <work xml:id="σ" which="Lemmata de commentario graeco Simplicii"/>
         .........
      </definitions>
      .........
   </head>


[Note]Note

Taken from ar.cat.tan-a-div.claims