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jm_0012: Event broadcasts

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jm_0012: Event broadcasts


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The following rules apply to event broadcasts in Stateflow®:

  • Directed event broadcasts are the only type of event broadcasts allowed.

  • The send syntax or qualified event names are used to direct the event to a particular state.

  • Multiple send statements should be used to direct an event to more than one state.

Correct: Example Using Send Syntax

Correct: Example Using Qualified Event Names

Incorrect: Use of a non-directed event


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  • Verification and Validation

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Model Advisor Check

By Task > Modeling Standards for MAAB > Stateflow > Check for event broadcasts in Stateflow charts

For check details, see Check for event broadcasts in Stateflow charts.

Introduced in R2010a