org.omg.uml.foundation.core
Interface AAssociationConnection

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

public interface AAssociationConnection
extends javax.jmi.reflect.RefAssociation

A_association_connection association proxy interface.


Method Summary
 boolean add(UmlAssociation association, AssociationEnd connection)
          Creates a link between the pair of instance objects in the associations link set.
 boolean exists(UmlAssociation association, AssociationEnd connection)
          Queries whether a link currently exists between a given pair of instance objects in the associations link set.
 UmlAssociation getAssociation(AssociationEnd connection)
          Queries the instance object that is related to a particular instance object by a link in the current associations link set.
 List getConnection(UmlAssociation association)
          Queries the instance objects that are related to a particular instance object by a link in the current associations link set.
 boolean remove(UmlAssociation association, AssociationEnd connection)
          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 association,
                      AssociationEnd connection)
Queries whether a link currently exists between a given pair of instance objects in the associations link set.

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

getAssociation

public UmlAssociation getAssociation(AssociationEnd connection)
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.

getConnection

public List getConnection(UmlAssociation association)
Queries the instance objects that are related to a particular instance object by a link in the current associations link set.

Returns:
List of related objects.

add

public boolean add(UmlAssociation association,
                   AssociationEnd connection)
Creates a link between the pair of instance objects in the associations link set.

Parameters:
association - Value of the first association end.
connection - Value of the second association end.

remove

public boolean remove(UmlAssociation association,
                      AssociationEnd connection)
Removes a link between a pair of instance objects in the current associations link set.

Parameters:
association - Value of the first association end.
connection - Value of the second association end.