RFC becomes Visio

Dan White dwhite at olp.net
Tue Oct 2 22:00:12 UTC 2012


On 10/02/12 23:43 +0200, Michael Hallgren wrote:
>Le mardi 02 octobre 2012 à 23:25 +0200, Dan Luedtke a écrit :
>> On Fri, 2012-09-28 at 19:31 +0100, Nick Hilliard wrote:
>> > Here's a visio diagram you can send them:
>> >
>> > http://www.foobar.org/~nick/bgp-network-diagram.vsd
>>
>> Is there a .png version of it somewhere?
>> The whole thread made my day, I'm eager to see this diagram as well.
>> I don't have this MS Visio thingy you all use to set up your Avian
>> Carrier BGP sessions...
>
>Don't use ``MS Visio thingy'', prefer TeX with metapost, PGF/TikZ (or
>PSTRicks). The output is by far more beautiful, and maintaining the
>document much more slim.

I'd love to use something like metapost, but have yet to find any network
diagram oriented libraries. Do you have any examples that you could
recommend?

-- 
Dan White



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