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Class: slreq.Link
Namespace: slreq

Add comments to links


newComment = addComment(myLink,myComment)


newComment = addComment(myLink,myComment) adds a comment, myComment, to the link myLink.

Input Arguments

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Link, specified as an slreq.Link object.

Comment text to add to the requirement, specified as a string scalar or character vector.

Output Arguments

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New comment data, returned as a structure containing these fields:

Name of the individual or organization who added the comment, returned as a character vector.

Date that the comment was added, returned as a datetime object.

Comment revision number, returned as an int32 object.

Comment text, returned as a character vector.


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Load the requirement set basicReqSet, which also loads the link set basicReqSet.slmx.

rs = slreq.load("basicReqSet");
myLinkSet = slreq.find(Type="LinkSet");

Get a handle to the link from the link set.

myLink = getLinks(myLinkSet);

Add a comment to the link.

newComment = addComment(myLink,"My new comment.");


  • To add comments to requirements, use the addComment method of slreq.Requirement. To add comments to referenced requirements, use the addComment method of slreq.Reference. To add comments to justifications, use the addComment method of slreq.Justification.

Alternative Functionality


You can also add a comment by using the Requirements Editor. Select a link and, in the right pane, under Comments, click Add Comment.

Version History

Introduced in R2018a