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Class: slreq.Reference
Namespace: slreq

Add comments to referenced requirements


newComment = addComment(ref,myComment)


newComment = addComment(ref,myComment) adds a comment, myComment, to the referenced requirement ref.

Input Arguments

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Referenced requirement, specified as a slreq.Reference 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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This example shows how to add comments to referenced requirements.

Load the requirement set crs_req.

rs = slreq.load("crs_req");

Find the first referenced requirement in the set.

ref = find(rs,Index=1);

Add a comment to the referenced requirement.

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


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

Alternative Functionality


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

Version History

Introduced in R2018b