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xPDOQuery.setClassAlias

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xPDOQuery::setClassAlias

Sets a SQL alias for the table represented by the main class.

Syntax

API Docs: http://api.modx.com/revolution/2.2/db_core_xpdo_om_xpdoquery.class.html#\xPDOQuery::setClassAlias()

xPDOQuery setClassAlias ([string $alias = ''])

Example

Grab all OtherBox objects, but set the alias to 'Box' for easier reading.

$query = $xpdo->newQuery('OtherBox');
$query->setClassAlias('Box');
$query->where(array(
   'Box.name' => 'RoundBox',
));
$otherBoxes = $xpdo->getCollection('OtherBox',$query);

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