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From "Alex Karasulu" <>
Subject Re: Documenting a high level architecture with Poseidon UML
Date Thu, 04 Oct 2007 00:45:30 GMT
Stefan this is a great thing to try to do however you might what to wait
before you delve
a bit deeper since many things may change especially where JNDI is concerned
due to
the big bang.

Just a heads up so you don't waste cycles.


On 10/3/07, Stefan Zoerner <> wrote:
> Hi all!
> I have tried to start with a high level architecture overview of
> ApacheDS with our new UML tool.
> Currently it contains only a very simplistic System Context and a
> partition into two sub systems. For the network sub system, I have
> identified some components. For one of these components (the NTP
> protocol provider), I have created a diagram which explains how the
> artifacts (=jar files) manifest the components, and on which other
> artifacts (third party and own artifacts) they depend on.
> For those interested in Poseidon. I have attached the UML model itself
> as well (file "ApacheDS Overview.zuml").
> Questions to the architects:
> Is the partition into two subsystem for the first level valid? I
> discussed with Emmanuel about three as well (network, core, backend),
> but at least in the Java sources, the partitions abstractions are part
> of the core.
> Do you think, the deployment diagrams with the artifact dependencies are
> useful? I think they are, because the illustrate the information from
> the pom.xml files in a very nice way ...
> Greetings from Hamburg,
>      Stefan

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