FaqRecordLR

 

Record nodes are drawn differently in dot and neato when rankdir=LR.

It's true. dot -Grankdir=LR rotates record nodes so that their top level fields are still listed across levels. rankdir=LR has no effect in neato. One workaround is HTML-like records (they don't rotate; the downside is that you have to write in XML). Another workaround is to enclose record labels in { } to rotate/unrotate the record contents. See also, How To Avoid Foolish Consistency by Scott Berkun (Microsoft Corp.)

GraphvizWiki: FaqRecordLR (last edited 2008-01-17 18:02:21 by H-135-207-131-158)

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