Note: There is a newer version of this specification see VEC 2.0.1

An ExternalMappingSpecification is used to define a mapping between an external data source (represented by the referenced mappedDocument) and the content of a VEC file.

General Information

Attribute Value
Owner external_mapping
Applied Stereotype
Base Classifier Specification
Is Abstract false
Derived Classifiers


Name Type Mult. Description Owning Classifier
identification String 1

Specifies a unique identification of the specification. The identification is guaranteed to be unique within the document containing the specification. Over all VEC-documents a Specification-instance can be trusted to be identical if the DocumentVersion-instance is the same (see DocumentVersion) and the identification of the Specification is the same.

description AbstractLocalizedString 0..*

Specifies additional, human readable information about the specification.


Outgoing Relations

Type Role Mult. Mult. Description
DocumentVersion mappedDocument 1 0..*

Reference to the DocumentVersion that represents the external data source that connected to the VEC content by the ExternalMappingSpecification.

ExternalMapping mappings 0..* 1

Specifies the mappings of individual element.