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UML14 — UML 2 Super / Classes / Dependency should not be abstract

  • Key: UML14-485
  • Legacy Issue Number: 6945
  • Status: closed  
  • Source: Malina Software Corp. ( Bran Selic)
  • Summary:

    A quick survey of the superstructure spec reveals the following places where Dependency is defined (and I probably missed some):

    Fig 51, P.106, shown as NOT abstract - this is where the Dependency package is shown
    Table 4, P.130, defines a visual symbol for it
    Fig. 101, P.155, shown as abstract
    Fig. 126, P.183, shown as abstract
    Fig 130, P.188, shows a pure dependency in an example
    Table 9, P.199, defines a visual symbol for it

    Most of the text also refers to the section containing figure 51 for the definition of dependency. If I were reading the spec, I would tend to consider the section where it is defined as the authority and dismiss the others as errors made by those writing the other chapters.

  • Reported: XMI 2.0 — Thu, 29 Jan 2004 05:00 GMT
  • Disposition: Resolved — UML 1.4.2
  • Disposition Summary:

    see above

  • Updated: Fri, 6 Mar 2015 20:58 GMT