Metric Class

A Metric is a named item with a weighting that can be associated with an element for purposes of building metrics about the model. Metrics are accessed through the Element Metrics collection.

Associated table in .EAP file     t_objectmetrics

Metric Attributes

Attribute

Type

Notes

Name

String

Read/Write

The name of the metric.

 

Notes

String

Read/Write

Notes about this metric.

 

ObjectType

ObjectType

Read only

Distinguishes objects referenced through a Dispatch interface.

 

Type

String

Read/Write

The metric type.

 

Weight

Long

Read/Write

A user-defined weighting for estimation or metric purposes.

 

Metric Methods

Method

Type

Notes

GetLastError ()

String

Returns a string value describing the most recent error that occurred in relation to this object.

 

Update ()

Boolean

Updates the current Metric object after modification or appending a new item.

If false is returned, check the GetLastError function for more information.