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Good paper about UML and it’s problems: UML & Users Concerns:

“Whereas UML has been brought to existence by very wise men under very propitious skies, the initial enthusiasm and first successes have never been transformed into wider acceptance and customary usage; subsequent updates and extensions didn’t help and may even have triggered some anticlimax. More than fifteen years after its launch, the utilization of UML is very limited, both in breadth (projects developed) and depth (features effectively used).  Moreover, the UML house is deeply divided and there isn’t much consensus among the few that use it seriously, principally to support domain specific languages (DSL).” … see more here: UML & Users Concerns

From LinkedIn discussion:

Three interesting discussion prompts from Hal Abelson (http://groups.csail.mit.edu/mac/users/hal/hal.html) and Gerald Sussman (http://groups.csail.mit.edu/mac/users/gjs/).

  • “Programs must be written for people to read, and only incidentally for machines to execute.”
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Written by youryblog

September 18, 2012 at 2:44 PM

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