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

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

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

Specifies the target Element(s) of the DirectedRelationship.
Derived union with sources: (generalMachine)
Subsets: Relationship.relatedElement

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