package dia seems useless

NoOp glgxg at
Mon Nov 26 21:20:04 UTC 2012

On 11/25/2012 07:16 PM, Kevin O'Gorman wrote:
> I had hoped 'dia' had improved in the few years since I last sampled it,
> but I find it has not.
> I can struggle through a lot of bugs, but the killer for me was the failure
> of "undo".  I tried a scaling operation and when it made everything
> useless, there was no return.  I won't use software for
> anything I care about when it requires me to save all the time just to keep
> that software from
> destroying my work.
> Sigh.
> Does anyone know a better tool for drawing flowcharts?

Several years? How about June 2012:

[What program for authoring flowcharts -  Kevin O'Gorman | 12 Jun 02:54]
>  Steve Flynn | 12 Jun 16:26
> Picon
> Re: What program for authoring flowcharts
> On 12 June 2012 15:15, Kevin O'Gorman <kogorman <at>> wrote:
>> Impressive, but only one of them strikes me as even vaguely flowchart-like.
>> I'll be sure to remember this for graphs, though.
> OpenOffice Draw is being suggested around me, but we're a Visio shop
> so I can't tell you how good / bad it is. Tried that?
> Yed perhaps?

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