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0000708graphvizDotpublic2007-04-13 17:302011-04-28 04:03
ReporterSuresh 
Assigned Togviz 
PrioritynormalSeveritycriticalReproducibilityalways
StatusacknowledgedResolutionopen 
PlatformOSx86-Linux-RHEL 4.0OS Version
Summary0000708: Missing layout plugins
Description



Hi



We are facing some issues with the graphviz application.



Please find below the graphviz (http://graphviz.org [^] ) application error message.



===========================
<CD>
[[email protected]_graph tmp]# dot -Tpic 1.dot 1.ps
Error: 1.dot:4: syntax error near line 4
context: node28 -> >>> {node29, <<< node30,node31};
Error: Layout was not done. Missing layout plugins?
Error: Layout was not done. Missing layout plugins?
Error: dot: can't open 1.ps
</CD>






Input file
digraph G {
a -> b;
a -> x -> y -> z;
node28 -> {node29,node30,node31};
}
Additional Information

[erg] There are 3 problems here. First, there is the syntax error. Nodes in a subgraph do not use comma separators,
so your graph should just have

  node28 -> {node29,node30,node31};

Second, in the command

   dot -Tpic 1.dot 1.ps

is 1.ps meant to be the output file? If so, you need to use -o 1.ps.
Also, if the .ps subscript implies this is a postscript file, the appropriate -T option
is -Tps.

Third, it appears the config file for the graphviz plugins has not be created. This would
cause the message

  Error: Layout was not done. Missing layout plugins?

The simplest thing to try is running dot -c. This should create the file graphviz/config
under the library directory used for installation. Normally, this is done when you run

  make install.


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FORMER-ID1119
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VERSION     2.12
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2011-04-28 04:03 user1 New Issue
2011-04-28 04:03 user1 Assigned To => user1


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