msgorig — The origin of a message in a message set.


msgorig ::=


Common attributes and common linking attributes.

No additional attributes.


A msgorig is part of the additional information associated with a message in a msgset. It identifies the origin or source of a particular msg—for example, a piece of hardware, the operating system, or an application.

Processing expectations

May be formatted inline or as a displayed block, depending on context. Sometimes suppressed.

On the whole, the semantics of msgset are not clearly defined.


Common attributes and common linking attributes.

any attribute

Any attribute in any other explicit namespace


These elements contain msgorig: msginfo.


The following elements occur in msgorig: text, abbrev, acronym, alt, anchor, annotation, biblioref, coref, date, emphasis (db._emphasis), firstterm (db._firstterm), footnote, footnoteref, foreignphrase (db._foreignphrase), glossterm (db._glossterm), indexterm (db.indexterm.endofrange), indexterm (db.indexterm.singular), indexterm (db.indexterm.startofrange), inlinemediaobject, link, olink, phrase (db._phrase), quote (db._quote), remark, replaceable, subscript, superscript, trademark, wordasword, xref.