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Old 08-14-2005, 11:38 AM   #1
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Visio alternative


Could u recommend a visio linux alternative? I dont like the new visio it forces u to install SP2(ms latest trouble maker on some pcs).
 
Old 08-14-2005, 11:49 AM   #2
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For KDE your probably looking at Kivio, for GNOME I think the Dia.

If your doing any UML I would recommed Umbrello.
 
Old 05-23-2013, 05:52 AM   #3
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Please check the LinuxQuestions similar thread facility when creating a new thread. You would have found this:
http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...valent-885726/
and spared yourself the trouble of starting a new thread.
Be that as it may, you'll find the answer in the link shown above.
jdk
 
Old 07-21-2013, 01:41 PM   #4
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Originally Posted by jdkaye View Post
Please check the LinuxQuestions similar thread facility when creating a new thread. You would have found this:
http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...valent-885726/
and spared yourself the trouble of starting a new thread.
Be that as it may, you'll find the answer in the link shown above.
jdk
When the information in the thread is 2 years old, I tend to look for fresh info. I saw that thread and disregarded it as necrotic.
 
Old 07-21-2013, 03:12 PM   #5
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Top 10 Open Source
1. Dia
2. OpenOffice Draw
3. StarUML
4. Quanta Plus
5. Avidemux
6. Clonezilla
7. ArgoUML
8. Gimpshop
9. Cinelerra
10. FreeCAD
Read more at http://www.osalt.com/dia#ImQ8YSezJJkQgf2L.99
Of course there is now LibreOffice Draw 4.0.4.2 and Dia seems to be still available as a Debian package:
Quote:
Package: dia
New: yes
Version: 0.97.2-13
Priority: optional
Section: graphics
Maintainer: Debian Dia Team <pkg-dia-team@lists.alioth.debian.org>
Architecture: amd64
Uncompressed Size: 624 k
Description: Diagram editor
Dia is an editor for diagrams, graphs, charts etc. There is support for UML static structure diagrams
(class diagrams), Entity-Relationship diagrams, network diagrams and much more. Diagrams can be exported
to postscript and many other formats.
Homepage: http://live.gnome.org/Dia
jdk
 
Old 07-21-2013, 10:34 PM   #6
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I really really like Dia.

I have used it primarily to make troubleshooting flow-charts for training programs on both Windows and Linux and been most satisfied with the results.
 
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