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MOF Support for Semantic Structures — Open Issues

  • Acronym: SMOF
  • Issues Count: 1
  • Description: Issues not resolved
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Key Issue Reported Fixed Disposition Status
SMOF_-2 Multiple ownership not in UML semantic subset SMOF 1.0b2 open

Issues Descriptions

Multiple ownership not in UML semantic subset

  • Key: SMOF_-2
  • Legacy Issue Number: 17450
  • Status: open  
  • Source: NIST ( Conrad Bock)
  • Summary:

    Section 10.1.1 (InstanceSpecification) has an operation getContainers with a postcondition returning potentially multiple instances linked at the owning end of composite associations. This is disallowed under UML semantics, making SMOF not a subset of UML semantically. Since SMOF is mainly concerned with multiple and dynamic classification, which does not affect issues of conflicting ownership (any more than multiple composite properties on a classifier do under the current MOF), it is not necessary for SMOF to address issues of ownership.

  • Reported: SMOF 1.0b2 — Wed, 20 Jun 2012 04:00 GMT
  • Updated: Sat, 7 Mar 2015 08:56 GMT