Tag Archives: diagrams

Tic-tac-toe maps with diagrams

Inspired by Randall Munroe, here are some handy guides to optimal tic-tac-toe play, created with the diagrams EDSL. Click the images to open (zoomable) PDF versions. I hacked this up in just a few hours. How did I do it? … Continue reading

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Announcing diagrams preview release

I am extremely pleased to announce a "developer preview" release of the diagrams framework for declarative drawing. This is a well-thought-out, well-documented, working release with all core functionality in place, but with many planned features still missing (for example, support … Continue reading

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Things I have learned about vector spaces

Work on the diagrams library is coming along rather nicely. I’ll have more to say about it soon, but for now here are two things I have learned recently: Normals transform as the inverse transpose (see Subject 5.27). Be very … Continue reading

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diagrams slides

Today at Hac φ I gave a short talk about the past and future of the diagrams library. For anyone who is interested, I’ve put the slides up here. For the actual talk the slides had no text on them, … Continue reading

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Hac φ 2010!

Hac φ 2010 is starting tomorrow, and I’m super excited. I am finally buckling down to do some serious work on the newly redesigned version of diagrams, and it is going to be sweet. I know I’ve been saying that … Continue reading

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Collecting attributes

I’m proceeding with the redesign of my diagrams library slowly but surely. I don’t have a lot of time to work on it, hence the “slowly”. But progress is being made. It’s still very much in the design phase, which … Continue reading

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diagrams 0.2.1, and future plans

First of all, I’ve just released version 0.2.1 of the Haskell diagrams library. This is a minor release which fixes a few bugs and adds a few new combinators, most notably a grid layout combinator contributed by Ganesh Sittampalam. For … Continue reading

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Diagrams 0.2 release

After meaning to get around to it for quite a while, I’ve finally released version 0.2 of the Haskell diagrams library. Here’s the release announcement. And here’s one of my favorite examples showing off the new path support: I made … Continue reading

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New Haskell diagrams library

For the past week or so I’ve been working on an embedded domain-specific language for rendering simple diagrams with Haskell, and I’m excited to actually release version 0.1 today! You can now find it on Hackage. Version 0.1 is still … Continue reading

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