Is there a way to create a "Feature Board"?

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asked Nov 10, 2021 in Wanted features by DrJGriff (120 points)
I'm relatively new to PlantUML and can see how powerful this is.  However, one of the things I can't see is how to create a "Feature Board".

So, imagine a "Story Board" layout.  It's effectively a grid.

Along the top are boxes which are "Headings", e.g.

[Search] [Add to Cart] [Checkout] etc.  Think "Epic" or "Feature"

Then, underneath each of these headings (linked with a vertical line) would be the "user stories", e.g.



[By Keyword]


[By Category]

There would be a way to give each box a back-ground colour, so one could colour "Phase 1" in one colour, "Phase 2" in a separate colour, etc, etc.

I mentioned a grid layout - it would be great if there were an option to align each row, but this is probably not a "must have" because there should be no relationship along the row, just vertically.



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answered Nov 10, 2021 by plantuml (295,000 points)
selected Nov 10, 2021 by DrJGriff
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Does it sound like ?

This is really an alpha feature, you can give a try.

commented Nov 10, 2021 by DrJGriff (120 points)
Hi - this is certainly on the right lines.

I do have some suggestions, but will add them to the [GitHub]( page.

Many thanks