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Discussion on: Do developers still need UML?

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Phil Mander

As long as diagrams are deemed an effective way of communicating a system design, it makes sense that there are standardized conventions for drawing them.

The problem is that UML does seem to have a bad rep. I think UML is often conflated with just class diagrams or seen as being too "enterprisey" and developers don't realize it's value in the right context.

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Rafal Pienkowski Author

I've the same opinion. Most of people which are complaining on UML simply didn't work with it.