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Entity Sink

Accept or block entities

Library

SimEvents Sinks

Description

This block provides a way to terminate an entity path:

  • If you select Input port available for entity arrivals, the block always accepts entity arrivals.

  • If you do not select Input port available for entity arrivals, the block never accepts entity arrivals. The simulation issues an error message if an entity attempts to arrive at the block.

Ports

Entity Input Ports

LabelDescription
INPort for entities that arrive or attempt to arrive.

Signal Output Ports

LabelDescriptionTime of Update When Statistic Is On
#aNumber of entities that the block has accepted. You see this port only if you select Input port available for entity arrivals, and then select the Report number of entities arrived, #a check box.After entity arrival

The initial output value is 0. This value is in effect from the start of the simulation until the first update by the block.

Dialog Box

Input port available for entity arrivals

Determines whether the block accepts or blocks entities that attempt to arrive.

Report number of entities arrived, #a

Allows you to use the signal output port labeled #a. You see this field only if you select Input port available for entity arrivals.

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