Note: There is a newer version of this specification see VEC 2.0.1

A MatingPoint defines the Mating of two terminals. This normally occurs when two inliners are connected. Then terminals of one side (female) are mated with terminals of the other side (male).

General Information

Attribute Value
Owner mating
Applied Stereotype
Base Classifier ConfigurableElement
Is Abstract false
Derived Classifiers


Name Type Mult. Description Owning Classifier
identification String 0..1

Specifies a unique identification of the MatingPoint. The identification is guaranteed to be unique within the MatingSpecification.


Outgoing Relations

Type Role Mult. Mult. Description
TerminalRole secondTerminalRole 1 0..* References the second terminal that is mated.
TerminalRole firstTerminalRole 1 0..* References the first terminal that is mated.
MatingDetail matingDetail 0..* 1 Specifies the MatingDetails, if a detailed description of the relationships between TerminalReceptions and TerminalReceptions is needed.

Incoming Relations

Type Mult. Role Mult. Description
MatingSpecification 1 matingPoint 0..* Specifies the MatingPoints defined by the MatingSpecification.