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Encapsulation and Aggregation

Kent, Stuart, Maung, Ian (1995) Encapsulation and Aggregation. In: Proceedings of TOOLS PACIFIC 95 (TOOLS 18). . pp. 227-238. Prentice Hall (KAR id:21229)


A notion of object ownership is introduced as a solution to difficult problems of specifying and reasoning about complex linked structures and of modeling aggregates (composit objects). Syntax and semantics are provided for extending Eiffel with language support for object ownership annotation and checking. The ideas also apply to other OOPLs such as C++.

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Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics (inc Computing science) > QA 76 Software, computer programming,
Divisions: Divisions > Division of Computing, Engineering and Mathematical Sciences > School of Computing
Depositing User: Mark Wheadon
Date Deposited: 14 Aug 2009 19:47 UTC
Last Modified: 16 Nov 2021 09:59 UTC
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Kent, Stuart.

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