MetaUML is a MetaPost library for typesetting Unified Modeling Language (UML) diagrams, using a human-friendly textual notation.

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Minipage inside MetaUML Activity Diagram

I want to use Minipage environment inside MetaUML Activity Diagrams. The following MWE will not compile (tried mpost and mptopdf). When using the next line instead of the minipage-line, compiling is ...
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metaUML class diagram: set some methods as abstract in an abstract class

I usually found the answer of my questions in StackExchange or over Internet. But this time I can't. I look for a lot yesterday and I didn't find a solution. Recently I started to use LaTex, and I'm ...
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Generate .1 files from MetaUML .mp files automatically with latexmk

I'm currently creating a personal LaTeX package and base .tex document that I can use to typeset my Computer Science reports at my university. One of the features I would like to have is to make UML ...
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Increase image resolution using MetaUML and metapost

I'm using MetaUML to create text-driven UML diagrams. When I generate a figure, with: $ mpost example.mp $ convert ps:example.1 png:example.png a very low-resolution image is generated. If I scale ...
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Linebreaks in MetaUML

I'm trying to draw an UML diagram with MetaUML for my LaTeX document. Unfortunatly I'm a little bit dissatisfied with the layout because functions with a long signature (i.e. many parameters) become ...
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Omitting visibility marker in MetaUML

Is there a way to omit the visibility (lock symbol) marker in MetaUML Class objects? If I just refrain to use one I get a protected marker as a default. A short example (note: the LaTeX builder has ...
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Drawing custom shape with MetaUML

How to draw image like this: I use MetaUML package for drawing Uml. Can it be used to draw this image? I want to keep my image styles uniform and don't want to use other drawing package just for ...
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Beamer & MetaUML - can't see any diagram

On compilation, I just see Why isn't the class visible? Here is the code: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[shellescape,latex]{gmp} \usetheme{Montpellier} \title{Something} \date{\today} ...
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Compilation error when using MetaUML on Windows [closed]

When I try to compile a MetaUML program on Windows, I get the following error: Font ptmr8r not usable: TFM file not found I Googled this error, and I found that I have to install ...
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MetaUML with LyX?

How to install MetaUML for LyX? How to use it? Is there a site where I can find resources about this subject? And if not, is there an equivalent tool for this not Dia?
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How to change the font for metauml?

I am using the emp package in order to use metauml for drawing UML-models. So far so good. this is a minimal example: \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage{emp} \ifx\pdftexversion\undefined ...
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Non-intersecting lines on class diagram

\documentclass{article} \usepackage[shellescape]{gmp} \begin{document} \begin{mpost}[use,mpsettings={input metauml;}] Class.A("A")()(); Class.B("B")()(); Class.C("C")()(); Class.D("D")()(); B.n = ...
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metauml: Realization link doesn't work

\documentclass{article} \usepackage[shellescape]{gmp} \begin{document} \begin{figure} \begin{mpost}[use] input metauml; Interface.A("Interface") (); A.info.iAttributeStack.top := 0; ...
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metauml installation and usage error

This question is a bit broad but I am trying to install metauml (I am using Mac and texlive). I downloaded the package and ran the install script which put a metauml directory under the metapost ...
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Underline in metauml

\documentclass{article} \usepackage[shellescape]{gmp} \begin{document} \begin{figure} \begin{mpost}[use] input metauml; Class.A("A") ("-instance: A") ("-A()", "+instance(): A"); ...
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How can I use german umlauts in MetaUML

I have the following files: metaumlfile.mp: input metauml; beginfig(1); Class.Benutzer("Benutzer") () ("+├╝ben(): void"); drawObjects(Benutzer); endfig; end ...
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Generate Entity-Relationship Diagram then generate SQL from that

Using a LaTeX or similar text-macro tool/library, how can I generate an Entity-Relationship Diagram then generate SQL from it?
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Generating UML Entity-Relationship Diagrams in LaTeX

Would you recommend LaTeX for this kind of UML diagramming? http://yuml.me/ is great for quickly drawing Use Case and Class diagrams. Please recommend a library of some sort for LaTeX, or ...
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MetaUML: via emp package for LaTeX gives no output

The following example prints only the figure's caption: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{article} \usepackage{emp} \ifx\pdftexversion\undefined \usepackage[dvips]{graphicx} \else ...