[clug] Advice sought on open source UML and Project managementsoftware

Doug Palmer Doug.Palmer at csiro.au
Wed Mar 24 22:39:36 GMT 2004

On Thu, 2004-03-25 at 08:09, Rick Molony wrote:

> ArgoUML http://argouml.tigris.org  There is also a writeup at
> http://www.javaworld.com/javaworld/jw-04-2000/jw-0428-iw-argouml.html
> Another one is Poseidon
> http://www.gentleware.com/products/descriptions/ce.php4 only the
> community version is free. 

Poseidon is based on ArgoUML
<http://www.gentleware.com/knowledge/projects.php4> so the two are very

I use Poseidon CE and find it pretty good. Poseidon has -- to me, at
least -- a slightly nicer UI over ArgoUML. However, I'm not what you
might call hard-core. I use UML to document things: no code generation
or round-trip engineering. Poseidon CE only generates Java code.

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