[Uml-devel] u2 update
jkrueger1 at users.sourceforge.net
Mon Mar 24 06:38:06 UTC 2003
I'm a little bit surprised about the features of u2 you are using. I'm missing a lot of the
features you described in your mails. Could you have a look at your code and compare it
against the CVS? It seems there are some informations or files missing.
Am Montag, 24. März 2003 14:43 schrieb Andrew Sutton:
> amazingly, u2 actually does something.
> i didn't really know what else to work on yesterday, so i wrote the code
> that i suggested - a nice plugin that throws up a window (alright... a
> dialog) that has the contents of a metamodel. actually, it's pretty nice.
> no matter how many metamodels eventually get plugged into the system, this
> should never have to be rewritten. it also adds to the menu. you can find
I cannot find this. My only menu entries are:
- Open Recent
- Save (disabled)
- Save As (disabled)
- Print (disabled)
- New Window
- Cut (disabled)
- Copy (disabled)
- Paste (disabled)
- Show Toolbar
- Show Statusbar
- Umbrello2 Handbook
- What's this
- Report bug
- About Umbrello2
- About KDE
With this menu entries I could not find the entry view. I look in some code fragments but I never saw
a possibility to enter this point.
> it by going to "View | Metamodel" and then selecting one of the libraries.
I would like to help you to create a useful UI but I think you should make a first proposal,
because you are the most involved people at this time.
> this has kind of gotten me interested in working out some of the gui
> details and core management systems for the ui - like view management and
> stuff. this requires some thought... so if anybody has some ideas, i'd love
> to hear them. now's the time because this is my first Qt application and
> i'm going to mess it up sooner or later :)
> on a side note (and probably not very important) - i've decided how to
> implement reflective object access (via the refMetaObject). it's really
> quite simple. during parsing, we just go to the metamodel of the file being
> parsed and request a reference to the object that matches the XML tag name.
> of course, for recursively defined metamodels (of which i know only one),
> we it gets much harder. not really. we postpone metaobject resolution until
> the end of the parsing. then we just recurse thru the tree and set
> everything. oh and of course, we'll need to have some kind of metamodel
> loading flag that indicates we should remember non-abstract classes (since
> these will provide the lookup basis for meta objects). see... easy :)
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