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Will Myers
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Joined: Aug 05, 2009
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I have started on my assignment and I seem to have ended up with quite a few enum classes, is this normal or am I going into too much detail? Do I need to show them or just have them mentioned in the domain classes?
Yegor Bugayenko
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I just mentioned them. I think that most of enums should be defined by designers, not by architects.

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Sharma Ashutosh

Joined: Apr 06, 2001
Posts: 346
In my case i have shown enums using stereotype <<Enum>> in the class diagrams. I have used enums to represent various possible order statuses in my solution.

Ashutosh Sharma
SCJP 1.2, SCEA 5, Brainbench certified J2EE Developer, Documentum Certified Professional
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