On Sat, Oct 22, 2011 at 10:10 AM, Lucian Smith <lpsm...@spod-central.org> wrote: > * Maxwell Neal <mn...@u.washington.edu> [2011-10-21 22:03] writes: >> Hi all, >> >> I was wondering - can CellML models have nested components? That is, are >> there instances where some model component is a component in another model >> component? >> Thanks, > > Yes--this is covered by the concept of encapsulation. See > http://www.cellml.org/getting-started/tutorials/tutorial/best_practice/#grouping > for more detail, but basically you set up a whole tree of nested > components, and this nesting determines the rules for how you can connect > the variables in those components. > > Also, an imported component from another file that encapsulates other > components brings those components (and corresponding connections) with > it in the import. > > Is that a reasonable summary, list denizens?
yep, I think that summarises it nicely. Importing along with encapsulation allows the definition of models where some components are components from another model. Cheers, Andre. _______________________________________________ cellml-discussion mailing list email@example.com http://lists.cellml.org/mailman/listinfo/cellml-discussion