I saw this article today, and it reminded me of a project I’m working on to make documentation generation less of a manual effort, especially structural diagrams.
How often do you use PlantUML or similar tools, starting from Graphviz up?
Neat, thank you for posting this.
…and to answer your question: rarely, but I actually have a task at hand where I might turn to it.
I use them quite often:
I don’t use UML as much, but I know PyTM, a threat modeling framework, uses it (and PlantUML specifically) quite extensively. I like graphviz and DOT because they’re pretty simple to parse and generate, but I have been tempted a few times given how clean the images that PlantUML generates…