[Bug 1409280] Re: Graphviz's sfdp is seriuosly crippled without a triangulation library
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Thu May 19 16:49:00 UTC 2016
Can you use alien to convert a gts rpm to a deb ?
On 05/19/2016 12:25 PM, Stephen North wrote:
> Greetings. Is there any hope of seeing graphviz with sfdp with libgts (triangulation) back ported to ubuntu 14.04 which I'm using for a project in AWS? Otherwise I can just build everything from scratch like I'm always telling other people :-)
> Stephen North
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Graphviz's sfdp is seriuosly crippled without a triangulation library
Status in graphviz package in Ubuntu:
Status in graphviz package in Debian:
The Graphviz package is built --without-gts. This is bad news for
sfdp, which complains “Error: remove_overlap: Graphviz not built with
triangulation library” and fails to produce the beautiful output it
creates when compiled --with-gts.
I saw no real justification for this setting, other than a note from
2008 saying that the flag was added to prevent GTS from being linked
in “for now”.
It's been nearly eight years... maybe time to reconsider?
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