Refactoring is a corner stone in XP as well as other agile processes. Tools for an automatic support are beginning to appear, usually referred to as refactoring browser. Most of these are extensions to editors or IDEs and operate on code. This paper discusses how the idea of refactoring can be extended to UML models and presents a refactoring browser integrated in a UML modeling tool. Refactorings for the static architecture as well as dynamic behaviour models are presented.
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