Towards a UML Profile for Software Product Lines

  • Tewfik Ziadi
  • Loïc Hélouët
  • Jean-Marc Jézéquel
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3014)


This paper proposes a UML profile for software product lines. This profile includes stereotypes, tagged values, and structural constraints and it makes possible to define PL models with variabilities. Product derivation consists in generating product models from PL models. The derivation should preserve and ensure a set of constraints which are specified using the OCL.


Product Line Class Diagram Variation Point Sequence Diagram Software Product Line 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Tewfik Ziadi
    • 1
  • Loïc Hélouët
    • 1
  • Jean-Marc Jézéquel
    • 2
  1. 1.IRISA-INRIARennes CedexFrance
  2. 2.IRISA-Rennes1 UniversityRennes CedexFrance

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