Glossary of Terms
A unit of validation logic that defines criteria that an object property is validated against.
An object definition in the VSD having at least a
A unit of validation logic that defines criteria that an object is validated against.
A reference to a validation unit in the VSD optionally prefixed by a target property. The validation unit can be a validator method, a context, a constraint, or an array of constraints.
Two or more rules compared via logic gates. Or even one rule preceded by a
The property to be validated for a given rule.
Synonymous with 'validator method'. This refers to a method on the validator implementation.
The validation activity that takes place within a single call to
A unit (or aggregation of units) of validation logic. A test method, context, constraint, or constraint array.