The Judge Pattern: Ensuring the Relational Integrity of Objects


By: S.J. Metsker

Summary: Class diagrams depend as much on the relationships between the classes as the classes themselves. A Judge class acts as a third party, maintaining order in the relationships between pairs of problem domain classes.

Pattern: Judge

Class diagrams depend as much on the relationships between the classes as the classes themselves. A Judge class acts as a third party, maintaining order in the relationships between pairs of problem domain classes.


Published in: JOOP, Nov./Dec. 1998
Pages: 49-59
Category: Database, Health Care