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Please Suggest API's for interpreting a .xmi file

shalabh Goel

Joined: Oct 31, 2011
Posts: 1
I am doing a kind of model enhancement in the UML class diagrams by reading the .xmi file (exported through Argo UML) I would like you to suggest a good API for the purpose which has got a easy to learn documentation... please Help!!!
John de Michele

Joined: Mar 09, 2009
Posts: 600
Have you tried searching Google? Just doing a search for 'Java XML API' returned several viable options'.

Rob Spoor

Joined: Oct 27, 2005
Posts: 19654

Well, a XMI file is not the same as an XML file. Sure, the syntax may be the same, but the elements obviously have special meaning. You could parse the XMI file as XML and then do the hard work of interpreting yourself, but Shalabh Goel is looking for a solution that does all the hard work.

So I did a little searching and found one hit right here: http://www.coderanch.com/t/129181/XML/XMI-java.

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