gUpdateViewMessage-class: Class "gUpdateViewMessage": A class to represent an update...

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gUpdateViewMessage is a class to represent an update view message. gUpdateViewMessage is inherited from the virtual class, gUpdateMessage. Whenever a gUpdateViewMessage is created (initialized), the next step is to call the handleMessage method to act upon that message and update the views.

Objects from the Class

Objects can be created by calls of the form new("gUpdateViewMessage", ...). The initialize method for this class will be created in other packages that use this package (for example, the initialize method will be created in the iSNetwork and iSPlot packages).



the type of update to be performed


a list of the information needed to perform the update


the name of the data set that was updated (views are updated after the data set has been updated)


Class "gUpdateMessage", directly. Class "gModifyMessage", by class "gUpdateMessage". Class "gMessage", by class "gUpdateMessage".


No methods defined with class "gUpdateViewMessage" in the signature.


Elizabeth Whalen

See Also

gUpdateDataMessage-class, gUpdateMessage-class, gMessage-class

MVCClass documentation built on Nov. 8, 2020, 5:53 p.m.