Dec 21, 2016
The above video shows a seasonally flavored preview of the upcoming ‘highlighting’ feature. Allowed target nodes for edges (and containers for new/moved nodes) will be highlighted as of Cinco 0.8, which we will release in early 2017. Highlighting via API and fade effects are also supported.
Oct 19, 2016
After successfully using the release candidate during STRESS 2016 summer school, Cinco release version 0.7 is now available. As usual, the installers are available in the downloads section. Changes: Technology: Java 8 is now supported/required Removed support for 32 bit systems New “GraText” textual serialization format for all models General Changes/Addition: new CINCO Properties view: can display hierarchic attributes (with in-MGL defined types) Generated perspective per Cinco product Generated “new Project” wizard per product Generated...
May 13, 2015
Major changes: new Cinco Product Definition (CPD) file format that enables branding of CPs and more easy merging of multiple MGLs into a single CP “Generate Cinco Product” action moved to context menu of CPD file – support for the simplified export of a stand-alone CP new annotation for post-create hooks (@postCreate) that is invoked after a node/edge/model is created (example generated by wizard) A transformation API is now generated for every Cinco product. It...
Oct 14, 2014
The hands-on Cinco session during the STRESS 2014 summer school was quite successful. All participants realized a graphical modeling tool for Petri nets (including simulation/execution) in under an hour. We received a lot of feedback that it’s “fun” to work with Cinco, which is a nice contrast to the annoying APIs we intend to hide. Also, we thank all participants for their valuable comments and suggestions. The hotfix version 0.5.1 we assembled shortly before the...
Sep 25, 2014
The Cinco SCCE Meta Modeling Suite Version 0.5 that we will be using during the 3rd International School on Tool-based Rigorous Engineering of Software Systems (STRESS 2014, co-located with the ISoLA 2014 conference) has been released. Here’s a list of notable changes: advanced copy&paste feature that fully preserves layout enhanced Cinco wizard that allows for the initialization of various example features (containers, prime references, icons, appearance provider, code generator, custom actions) cinco custom actions (formerly...
Aug 5, 2014
The Cinco SCCE Meta Modeling Suite Version 0.4 has been released. Here’s a list of notable changes: possible source and target nodes of edges is now defined at the node’s end with keywords incomingEdges and outgoingEdges, allowing cardinalities (the keywords sourceNode and targetNode have been removed) basic copy&paste features are now generated (not yet preserving some minor graphical properties, such as edge bend points and decorator locations) added possibility to define appearances “inline” appearances can...