org.omg.uml.behavioralelements.commonbehavior
Interface AResidentNodeInstance

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

public interface AResidentNodeInstance
extends javax.jmi.reflect.RefAssociation

A_resident_nodeInstance association proxy interface.


Method Summary
 boolean add(ComponentInstance resident, NodeInstance nodeInstance)
          Creates a link between the pair of instance objects in the associations link set.
 boolean exists(ComponentInstance resident, NodeInstance nodeInstance)
          Queries whether a link currently exists between a given pair of instance objects in the associations link set.
 NodeInstance getNodeInstance(ComponentInstance resident)
          Queries the instance object that is related to a particular instance object by a link in the current associations link set.
 Collection getResident(NodeInstance nodeInstance)
          Queries the instance objects that are related to a particular instance object by a link in the current associations link set.
 boolean remove(ComponentInstance resident, NodeInstance nodeInstance)
          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(ComponentInstance resident,
                      NodeInstance nodeInstance)
Queries whether a link currently exists between a given pair of instance objects in the associations link set.

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

getResident

public Collection getResident(NodeInstance nodeInstance)
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.

getNodeInstance

public NodeInstance getNodeInstance(ComponentInstance resident)
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.

add

public boolean add(ComponentInstance resident,
                   NodeInstance nodeInstance)
Creates a link between the pair of instance objects in the associations link set.

Parameters:
resident - Value of the first association end.
nodeInstance - Value of the second association end.

remove

public boolean remove(ComponentInstance resident,
                      NodeInstance nodeInstance)
Removes a link between a pair of instance objects in the current associations link set.

Parameters:
resident - Value of the first association end.
nodeInstance - Value of the second association end.