Manual Reference Pages - DOTTY (1)
dotty - A Customizable Graph Editor
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dotty is a graph editor for the X Window System. It may be run as a standalone
editor, or as a front end for applications that use graphs. It can control
multiple windows viewing different graphs.
dotty is written on top of
lefty is a general-purpose programmable editor for technical pictures. It has an
interpretive programming language similar to AWK and C. The user interface and
graph editing operations of
dotty are written as
Programmer-defined graph operations may be loaded as well. Graph layouts are
dot, which runs as a separate process that communicates with
lefty through pipes.
If the input graph contains xdot attributes,
dotty will use that to display the graph. Otherwise, it runs
dot to obtain layout information.
The file name is optional. If present, the graph contained in that file is
displayed in the
Prints the version.
Sets the layout mode. The mode can be sync or async. The default is async.
Sets the mesage level. The lev can be 0 or 1. The default is 0.
The lefty parser does not accept anonymous graphs.
dot(1), lefty(1), lneato(1), xdot(3)
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