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SVG export destroys the "Arrows"

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If i export a Chain of nodes (chaind by "arrows") - in my case in front of the Swimlane-Box - these Arrows get destroyd.

 

The actual "Arrow"-Top (triangle) whatever it's called, is on the proper node, but the "Arrow-Line" is way off.

 

Here is a Screen, I've put some Circles (via FastStone) from the SVG around the Places I was talking about. File was opened in Visio.

yED Version 3.9.2

 

 

asked Aug 27, 2012 in Help by zerbsama (320 points)

1 Answer

+1 vote

This is most likely a Visio problem (Visio's SVG support is really poor). Please check the exported SVG in an application with decent SVG support such as Inkscape, Firefox, or even Emacs. If your file is broken in one of these applications, too, please upload the original GraphML and the SVG here, so we can investigate the problem.

Uploading can be done using the link tool in the toolbar (first row, second to last icon).

answered Aug 28, 2012 by thomas.behr [yWorks] (122,590 points)
edited Aug 30, 2012 by thomas.behr
Thanx. I've tested it on Inksape and Gimp. Looks great. I wasn't aware of this Visio-incapability.
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