The Stacks project

Lemma 66.18.13. Let $S$ be a scheme. Let $X$ be an algebraic space over $S$. A sheaf $\mathcal{F}$ on $X_{\acute{e}tale}$ is given by the following data:

  1. for every $U \in \mathop{\mathrm{Ob}}\nolimits (X_{\acute{e}tale})$ a sheaf $\mathcal{F}_ U$ on $U_{\acute{e}tale}$,

  2. for every $f : U' \to U$ in $X_{\acute{e}tale}$ an isomorphism $c_ f : f_{small}^{-1}\mathcal{F}_ U \to \mathcal{F}_{U'}$.

These data are subject to the condition that given any $f : U' \to U$ and $g : U'' \to U'$ in $X_{\acute{e}tale}$ the composition $c_ g \circ g_{small}^{-1} c_ f$ is equal to $c_{f \circ g}$.

Proof. We may interpret $g_{small}^{-1}$ as in Lemma 66.18.11. Then the lemma follows from a general fact about sites, see Sites, Lemma 7.26.6. $\square$

Comments (0)

Post a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked.

In your comment you can use Markdown and LaTeX style mathematics (enclose it like $\pi$). A preview option is available if you wish to see how it works out (just click on the eye in the toolbar).

Unfortunately JavaScript is disabled in your browser, so the comment preview function will not work.

All contributions are licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License.

In order to prevent bots from posting comments, we would like you to prove that you are human. You can do this by filling in the name of the current tag in the following input field. As a reminder, this is tag 03LS. Beware of the difference between the letter 'O' and the digit '0'.