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Class UML 2.3::ProtocolConformance


Protocol state machines can be redefined into more specific protocol state machines, or into behavioral state machines. Protocol conformance declares that the specific protocol state machine specifies a protocol that conforms to the general state machine one, or that the specific behavioral state machine abide by the protocol of the general protocol state machine.

Direct Superclasses: DirectedRelationship

Direct Subclasses:

Class Precedence List: ProtocolConformance, DirectedRelationship, Relationship, Element


generalMachine : ProtocolStateMachine (1 1); -- source ProtocolConformance
specificMachine : ProtocolStateMachine (1 1); -- source ProtocolConformance

Specifies the state machine which conforms to the general state machine.
Subsets: DirectedRelationship.source, Element.owner
Opposite: ProtocolStateMachine.conformance

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

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

target : Element (1 *); -- source DirectedRelationship
relatedElement : Element (1 *); -- source Relationship

Specifies the elements related by the Relationship.
Derived union with sources: (target, source, specificMachine, generalMachine)

ownedComment : Comment (0 *); -- source Element
ownedElement : Element (0 *); -- source Element
owner : Element (0 1); -- source Element


No additional constraints.


No additional operations.

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