Resolved: EA Plugin refuses to work after update

It may occur, that you update an EA Addin, and instantly it fails to work. In my case, it failed while writing to the settings-file located in user-temp folder. Although it was build for .NET Framework 3.5, the error message was something like this: “Could not...

UI Modelling with EA

EA is a tool that you can use for almost everything – even for UI. But one important note – EA is not a GUI Builder – it is a modelling tool. That means that you get the model of your UI and whatever your code-generator (hopefully it is a machine and not a user)...

Integrating Enterprise Architect and Eclipse

The Model Driven Generation (MDG) Integration for Eclipse and Enterprise Architect (EA) brings the modeling capabilities of Enterprise Architect to the IDE of Eclipse. Editing your EA models is provided directly in Eclipse and, with one click, Java or C++ code (or...

EA code generation: initial code vs. behavior

All the time the same issue: what window shall I use for typing code in the Enterprise Architect: the input window at the top named “Behavior” or the input window at the bottom named “Initial Code”?? To complete the confusion: the property tab also has been named...

Bridging Embedded Gap Presentation

For the Electronics Fair Exhibition in the Hong Kong I prepared a presentation that explains how the toolkit we developed helps to manage the growing complexity in the embedded world. The solution is based on Sparx Systems Enterprise Architect, AMUSE and Willert...