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Morph UML elements to other types

Ability to morph one type of UML element into another one is required.
about 16 years ago in Rational Analysis, Design & Construction / Software Architect Designer 2 Planned for future release

Ability to do headless batch publish

Rational Rose Web Publisher has a command line interface that enables you to publish models using a batch processor. (An attached document contains more details on this.) A set of similar functionality should be supported by the SDP-based products...
over 18 years ago in Rational Analysis, Design & Construction / Software Architect Designer 2 Future consideration