Visual Specification of Layout

Maier, Sonja and Mazanek, Steffen and Minas, Mark (2009) Visual Specification of Layout. In: Graph Drawing 16th International Symposium, GD 2008, September 21- 24, 2008 , pp. 443-444(Official URL:

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We give an overview of a drawing approach that combines the concepts constraint satisfaction, attribute evaluation and transformation. The approach is tailored to an editor for visual languages, which supports structured editing as well as free-hand editing. In this paper, we focus on the visual specification of such a layout algorithm. As a running example, deterministic finite automata are used.

Item Type: Conference Paper
Additional Information: 10.1007/978-3-642-00219-9_47
Classifications: D Aesthetics > D.001 General

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