Software Disclaimer

Class UML 2.5::ProtocolConformance


A ProtocolStateMachine can be redefined into a more specific ProtocolStateMachine or into behavioral StateMachine. ProtocolConformance declares that the specific ProtocolStateMachine specifies a protocol that conforms to the general ProtocolStateMachine or that the specific behavioral StateMachine abides by the protocol of the general ProtocolStateMachine.

Direct Superclasses: DirectedRelationship

Direct Subclasses:

Class Precedence List: ProtocolConformance, DirectedRelationship, Relationship, Element


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

Specifies the ProtocolStateMachine to which the specific ProtocolStateMachine conforms.

specificMachine : ProtocolStateMachine (1 1); -- source ProtocolConformance
source : Element (1 *); -- source DirectedRelationship

Specifies the source Element(s) of the DirectedRelationship.
Derived union with sources: (specificMachine)
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


No additional constraints.


No additional operations.

Send questions or comments to