GDL

Graph Description Language (GDL)

Text-based format used by aiSee?, lots of features for controlling how graph is drawn

Main Site:

http://www.aisee.com/gdl/nutshell/

Authors:

AbsInt Angewandte Informatik GmbH http://www.aisee.com/

License:

Software is free for accademic use, with key, not clear about rights to specification.

Contacts/maintainer?:

aisee@absint.com

Features

  • subgraphs / collapsed nodes
  • typed edges

Specification?

Short Example:


graph: {title: "phenol molecule"
        layoutalgorithm : forcedir
        node.shape      : circle
        node.color      : darkblue
        node.label      : ""
        node.borderwidth: 0

attraction   : 40
repulsion    : 40
gravity      : 0.0  //==============================
fdmax        : 50   // aiSee -- Graph Visualization 
tempmax      : 254  //     http://www.aisee.com     
temptreshold : 3    //    2000 - 2002 by AbsInt    
tempscheme   : 3    //       aisee@absint.com       
tempfactor   : 1.08 //==============================
randomfactor : 100

node: { title: "10" }  node: { title: "11" }
node: { title: "12" }  node: { title: "13" }
node: { title: "14" }  node: { title: "15" }
node: { title: "20" color: 9  textcolor: 9 }

        node.color: 31

node: { title: "30" }  node: { title: "31" }
node: { title: "32" }  node: { title: "33" }
node: { title: "34" }  node: { title: "35" }

edge: { source: "10"  target: "11" }
edge: { source: "11"  target: "12" }
edge: { source: "12"  target: "13" }
edge: { source: "13"  target: "14" }
edge: { source: "14"  target: "15" }
edge: { source: "15"  target: "10" }
edge: { source: "10"  target: "30" }
edge: { source: "11"  target: "20" }
edge: { source: "12"  target: "32" }
edge: { source: "13"  target: "33" }
edge: { source: "14"  target: "34" }
edge: { source: "15"  target: "35" }
edge: { source: "20"  target: "31" }

}