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Class UML 2.3::PackageImport


A package import is a relationship that allows the use of unqualified names to refer to package members from other namespaces.

Direct Superclasses: DirectedRelationship

Direct Subclasses:

Class Precedence List: PackageImport, DirectedRelationship, Relationship, Element


importedPackage : Package (1 1); -- source PackageImport

Specifies the Package whose members are imported into a Namespace.

importingNamespace : Namespace (1 1); -- source PackageImport

Specifies the Namespace that imports the members from a Package.
Subsets: DirectedRelationship.source, Element.owner
Opposite: Namespace.packageImport

visibility : VisibilityKind (1 1); -- source PackageImport

Specifies the visibility of the imported PackageableElements within the importing Namespace, i.e., whether imported elements will in turn be visible to other packages that use that importingPackage as an importedPackage. If the PackageImport is public, the imported elements will be visible outside the package, while if it is private they will not.
Default value: PUBLIC

source : Element (1 *); -- source DirectedRelationship

Specifies the sources of the DirectedRelationship.
Derived union with sources: (importingNamespace)
Subsets: Relationship.relatedElement

target : Element (1 *); -- source DirectedRelationship
relatedElement : Element (1 *); -- source Relationship
ownedComment : Comment (0 *); -- source Element
ownedElement : Element (0 *); -- source Element
owner : Element (0 1); -- source Element

The Element that owns this element.
Derived union with sources: (importingNamespace)
Opposite: Element.ownedElement


Signature: CMOF_14_3_7c() : Boolean;
Description: see also:
Expression: visibility = VisibilityKind::public

Signature: public_or_private() : Boolean;
Description: The visibility of a PackageImport is either public or private.
Expression: self.visibility = #public or self.visibility = #private


No additional operations.

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