The diagrams-builder package

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diagrams-builder provides backend-agnostic tools for dynamically turning code into rendered diagrams, using the hint wrapper to the GHC API. It supports conditional recompilation using hashing of diagrams source code, to avoid recompiling code that has not changed. It is useful for creating tools which compile diagrams code embedded in other documents. For example, it is used by the BlogLiterately-diagrams package (a plugin for BlogLiterately) to compile diagrams embedded in Markdown-formatted blog posts.

Executables specific to the cairo, SVG, postscript, and rasterific backends are included (more executables specific to other backends may be included in the future). All take an input file and an expression to render, and output an image file. If you want these executables you must explicitly enable the -fcairo, -fsvg, -fpostscript, or -frasterific flags.

A LaTeX package, diagrams-latex.sty, is also provided in the latex/ directory of the source distribution, which renders diagrams code found within diagram environments. Note that diagrams-latex.sty is licensed under the GPL.


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Versions 0.2.0.0, 0.2.1.0, 0.3, 0.3.0.1, 0.4, 0.4.0.1, 0.4.0.2, 0.4.0.3, 0.4.0.4, 0.4.0.5, 0.4.0.6, 0.4.1, 0.4.2, 0.5, 0.5.0.1, 0.5.0.2, 0.5.0.3, 0.5.0.4, 0.5.0.5, 0.5.0.6, 0.5.0.7, 0.5.0.8, 0.5.0.9, 0.5.0.10, 0.5.0.11, 0.6, 0.6.0.1, 0.6.0.2, 0.6.0.3, 0.6.0.4, 0.7.0.0, 0.7.0.1, 0.7.0.2, 0.7.0.3, 0.7.0.4, 0.7.1, 0.7.1.1, 0.7.2.0, 0.7.2.1, 0.7.2.2, 0.7.2.3, 0.7.2.4, 0.8, 0.8.0.1 (info)
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Dependencies base (>=4.2 && <4.9), cmdargs (>=0.6 && <0.11), diagrams-lib (==1.3.*), directory, exceptions (>=0.3 && <0.9), filepath, hashable (>=1.1 && <1.3), haskell-src-exts (==1.16.*), hint (==0.4.*), lens (>=4.0 && <4.10), mtl (>=2.1 && <2.3), split (==0.2.*), transformers (>=0.3 && <0.5) [details]
License BSD3
Author Brent Yorgey
Maintainer diagrams-discuss@googlegroups.com
Category Graphics
Home page http://projects.haskell.org/diagrams
Bug tracker https://github.com/diagrams/diagrams-builder/issues
Source repository head: git clone https://github.com/diagrams/diagrams-builder
Uploaded Sun Apr 19 19:02:52 UTC 2015 by BrentYorgey
Distributions LTSHaskell:0.8.0.1, NixOS:0.8.0.1, Tumbleweed:0.8.0.1
Executables diagrams-builder-rasterific, diagrams-builder-ps, diagrams-builder-svg, diagrams-builder-cairo
Downloads 9385 total (180 in the last 30 days)
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Status Docs uploaded by user [build log]
Last success reported on 2015-04-19 [all 1 reports]
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cairo

install cairo-specific builder tool

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svg

install svg-specific builder tool

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ps

install postscript-specific builder tool

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postscript

install postscript-specific builder tool

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rasterific

install rasterific-specific builder tool

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Use -f <flag> to enable a flag, or -f -<flag> to disable that flag. More info

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diagrams-builder provides backend-agnostic tools for dynamically turning code into rendered diagrams, using the hint wrapper to the GHC API. It supports conditional recompilation using hashing of diagrams source code, to avoid recompiling code that has not changed. It is useful for creating tools which compile diagrams code embedded in other documents. For example, it is used by the BlogLiterately-diagrams package (a plugin for BlogLiterately) to compile diagrams embedded in Markdown-formatted blog posts.

An executable specific to the cairo backend is included (more executables specific to other backends will be included in the future). It takes an input file and an expression to render and outputs an image file, using the cairo backend. If you want it you must explicitly enable the cairo flag with -fcairo.

A LaTeX package, diagrams-latex.sty, is also provided in the latex/ directory of the source distribution, which renders diagrams code found within diagram environments. It makes use of the diagrams-builder-cairo executable, so if you want to use diagrams-latex.sty you should install diagrams-builder with the -fcairo option. Note that diagrams-latex.sty is licensed under the GPL.