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Basic data

developer volunteer developers
Publishing year April 1999
Current  version 0.34
(December 14, 2011)
operating system Multi-platform (Java)
programming language Java
category UML tool
License EPL (version 1.0)
German speaking Yes

ArgoUML is in Java written free platform independent UML tool ( CASE tool ) for describing, modeling and simulation (the latter only in a future expansion stage) of ( software -) systems and for code - generation . The further development of ArgoUML has suffered from the low number of volunteer developers for years. This may have been the reason that the free software project turned into a commercial site project. Gentleware offers a commercial closed source version of ArgoUML ( Poseidon for UML ) under the BSD license .

Properties of ArgoUML

The program is compatible with the UML Standard Version 1.4, but its scope is not as large as that of Version 2. Graphically created designs / software architectures (models) can be converted into program code for the most common programming languages , and vice versa, existing program code can be converted automatically be transferred back into a graphic design / software architecture (model) ( reverse engineering ). In 2005 the program was downloaded over half a million times.

Languages ​​supported for code generation

See also

Web links

Commons : ArgoUML  - collection of images, videos and audio files
  1. The argouml Open Source Project on Open Hub: Languages Page . In: Open Hub . (accessed on July 18, 2018).