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Re: [argouml-users] Use Case - Sequence Assocation

Author bobtarling
Full name Bob Tarling
Date 2011-08-02 00:45:53 PDT
Message By design - extension point is not a classifier.

You can create a dependency between any object and any other if that
suits your purposes.

On 2 August 2011 00:14, Mark Fortner <phidias51 at gmail dot com> wrote:
> I tried to associate a sequence diagram with a use case extension point, but
> I don't see them listed in the combo box.  Is that by design or a bug?
> Mark
>
>
> On Mon, Aug 1, 2011 at 2:53 PM, Mark Fortner <phidias51 at gmail dot com> wrote:
>>
>> Ahh, I see.  I was couldn't find the use cases in the combo box earlier
>> (too many objects in the model) ;-).  I was expecting that if you
>> right-click on a use case or EP in the explorer and click "Create Diagram"
>> that it would automatically associate the two, and that the sequence diagram
>> would then appear as a subnode of the use case in the explorer.
>> Mark
>>
>>
>> On Mon, Aug 1, 2011 at 2:35 PM, Bob Tarling <bob dot tarling at gmail dot com> wrote:
>>>
>>> When a sequence diagram is created a Collaboration object is created
>>> which your sequence diagram is supposed to model.
>>>
>>> If when you create the sequence diagram a use case is currently
>>> selected the the collaboration will be attached to that use case.
>>>
>>> Look in the property panel for collaboration, you will see the option
>>> there to view and amend the represented classifier.
>>>
>>> Bob
>>>
>>> On 1 August 2011 21:34, Mark Fortner <phidias51 at gmail dot com> wrote:
>>> > On a recent project I put together a number of sequence diagrams which
>>> > describe some of the basic interactions between classes.  These
>>> > sequences
>>> > are in support of a specific use case.  Is there some way of
>>> > associating the
>>> > sequence with the use case it supports?  The explorer shows all of my
>>> > sequences as "unattachedCollaboration"s.  Does that mean that they can
>>> > be
>>> > attached to use cases (or other objects in the model)?  If so, how?
>>> > The reason I'm asking all of this is because I'd like to generate
>>> > design
>>> > documentation in ArgoPrint that shows the sequence diagrams as
>>> > subsections
>>> > of use-cases.  This would make it easier for the reader to go in
>>> > increasing
>>> > degrees of specificity from vague requirements/use cases, to the
>>> > sequences,
>>> > and to the classes that appear in those sequences.
>>> > Regards,
>>> > Mark
>>>
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[argouml-users] Use Case - Sequence Assocation phidias Mark Fortner 2011-08-01 13:34:44 PDT
     Re: [argouml-users] Use Case - Sequence Assocation bobtarling Bob Tarling 2011-08-01 14:35:45 PDT
         Re: [argouml-users] Use Case - Sequence Assocation phidias Mark Fortner 2011-08-01 14:53:31 PDT
             Re: [argouml-users] Use Case - Sequence Assocation phidias Mark Fortner 2011-08-01 16:14:03 PDT
                 Re: [argouml-users] Use Case - Sequence Assocation bobtarling Bob Tarling 2011-08-02 00:45:53 PDT
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