[MonoDevelop] Re: [Dev] generate uml diagrams for .net assembly

CJ Collier cjcollier@colliertech.org
Mon, 22 Nov 2004 13:57:33 -0800

On Sun, 2004-11-21 at 23:59 -0800, chris@mosaix.net wrote:
> Guys,
> i wrote a quick and dirty tool to generate a uml diagram for an
> existing .net assembly. it outputs a dia file (gzip'd xml). It supports
> classes, enums, and interfaces so far. WARNING: dia seems to perform
> amazingly slow when you have as many objects as what is contained in
> System.dll. It does no positioning (yet) of the objects, so everything
> is at position (0,0) untill you move it.
> execute the prog like:
> 	mono net2uml.exe --ass="pathtoassembly" --out="assembly.dia"
> this should speed up the development of UML diagrams greately.
> ~ chrish01
> --
> catch me on irc.gnome.org #monodevelop if you got ideas/help

Looks great.  Now we need inheritance graphs and a way to position the
elements and such.  Whee!

I'll see if I can't think of a way to implement positioning...