org.omg.uml.behavioralelements.collaborations
Interface ABaseAssociationRole

All Superinterfaces:
javax.jmi.reflect.RefAssociation, javax.jmi.reflect.RefBaseObject

public interface ABaseAssociationRole
extends javax.jmi.reflect.RefAssociation

A_base_associationRole association proxy interface.


Method Summary
 boolean add(UmlAssociation base, AssociationRole associationRole)
          Creates a link between the pair of instance objects in the associations link set.
 boolean exists(UmlAssociation base, AssociationRole associationRole)
          Queries whether a link currently exists between a given pair of instance objects in the associations link set.
 Collection getAssociationRole(UmlAssociation base)
          Queries the instance objects that are related to a particular instance object by a link in the current associations link set.
 UmlAssociation getBase(AssociationRole associationRole)
          Queries the instance object that is related to a particular instance object by a link in the current associations link set.
 boolean remove(UmlAssociation base, AssociationRole associationRole)
          Removes a link between a pair of instance objects in the current associations link set.
 
Methods inherited from interface javax.jmi.reflect.RefAssociation
refAddLink, refAllLinks, refLinkExists, refQuery, refQuery, refRemoveLink
 
Methods inherited from interface javax.jmi.reflect.RefBaseObject
equals, hashCode, refImmediatePackage, refMetaObject, refMofId, refOutermostPackage, refVerifyConstraints
 

Method Detail

exists

public boolean exists(UmlAssociation base,
                      AssociationRole associationRole)
Queries whether a link currently exists between a given pair of instance objects in the associations link set.

Parameters:
base - Value of the first association end.
associationRole - Value of the second association end.
Returns:
Returns true if the queried link exists.

getBase

public UmlAssociation getBase(AssociationRole associationRole)
Queries the instance object that is related to a particular instance object by a link in the current associations link set.

Returns:
Related object or null if none exists.

getAssociationRole

public Collection getAssociationRole(UmlAssociation base)
Queries the instance objects that are related to a particular instance object by a link in the current associations link set.

Returns:
Collection of related objects.

add

public boolean add(UmlAssociation base,
                   AssociationRole associationRole)
Creates a link between the pair of instance objects in the associations link set.

Parameters:
base - Value of the first association end.
associationRole - Value of the second association end.

remove

public boolean remove(UmlAssociation base,
                      AssociationRole associationRole)
Removes a link between a pair of instance objects in the current associations link set.

Parameters:
base - Value of the first association end.
associationRole - Value of the second association end.