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Terminal - Commands using dot - 4 results
echo 'graph{node[shape=record];rankdir=LR;matrix[label="{1|2|3}|{4|5|6}|{7|8|9}",color=red]}' | dot -Tpng | display
lsmod | perl -e 'print "digraph \"lsmod\" {";<>;while(<>){@_=split/\s+/; print "\"$_[0]\" -> \"$_\"\n" for split/,/,$_[3]}print "}"' | dot -Tpng | display -
2011-11-27 14:02:35
User: bandie91
Functions: dot lsmod perl
35

parse `lsmod' output and pass to `dot' drawing utility then finally pass it to an image viewer

apt-cache dotty PKG-NAME | dot -Tpng | display
2010-01-02 16:20:56
User: auriza
Functions: apt dot
3

Create Debian package dependency graph using GraphViz

apt-cache dotty apache2 | dot -T png | display
2009-02-18 14:27:31
User: raphink
Functions: apt dot
7

Requires: imagemagick and graphviz

On Debian systems, displays a graph of package dependencies. Works also with other image formats, like svg :

apt-cache dotty bash | dot -T svg | display