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matlab2tikz

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07 Nov 2008 (Updated )

A script to convert MATLAB/Octave into TikZ figures for easy and consistent inclusion into LaTeX.

figure2dot(filename)
function figure2dot(filename)
%FIGURE2DOT    Save figure in Graphviz (.dot) file.
%   FIGURE2DOT() saves the current figure as dot-file.
%

%   Copyright (c) 2008--2014, Nico Schlömer <nico.schloemer@gmail.com>
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%
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%   met:
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%        notice, this list of conditions and the following disclaimer.
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%        the documentation and/or other materials provided with the distribution
%
%   THIS SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED BY THE COPYRIGHT HOLDERS AND CONTRIBUTORS "AS IS"
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%   IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE
%   ARE DISCLAIMED. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE COPYRIGHT OWNER OR CONTRIBUTORS BE
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%   INTERRUPTION) HOWEVER CAUSED AND ON ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY, WHETHER IN
%   CONTRACT, STRICT LIABILITY, OR TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE)
%   ARISING IN ANY WAY OUT OF THE USE OF THIS SOFTWARE, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE
%   POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE.
%
% =========================================================================
  global node_number

  % also show hidden handles
  set(0, 'ShowHiddenHandles', 'on');

  filehandle = fopen(filename, 'w');

  % start printing
  fprintf(filehandle, 'digraph simple_hierarchy {\n\n');

  fprintf(filehandle, 'node[shape=box];\n\n');

  % define the root node
  node_number = 0;
  p = get(gcf, 'Parent');
  % define root element
  type = get(p, 'Type');
  fprintf(filehandle, 'N%d [label="%s"]\n\n', node_number, type);

  % start recursion
  plot_children(filehandle, p, node_number);

  % finish off
  fprintf(filehandle, '}');
  fclose(filehandle);
  set(0, 'ShowHiddenHandles', 'off');

end
% =========================================================================
function plot_children(fh, h, id)

  global node_number

  % get the children
  children = get(h, 'Children');

  % -----------------------------------------------------------------------
  % loop through the children
  for child = children(:)'
      % define child number
      node_number = node_number + 1;
      type = get(child, 'Type');
      % - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
      % skip certain entries
      if  strcmp(type, 'uimenu'       ) || ...
          strcmp(type, 'uitoolbar'    ) || ...
          strcmp(type, 'uicontextmenu')
          continue;
      end
      % - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
      label = cell(0);
      label = [label, sprintf('Type: %s', type)];

      hClass = class(handle(child));
      label  = [label, sprintf('Class: %s', hClass)];

      tag = get(child, 'Tag');
      if ~isempty(tag)
          label = [label, sprintf('Tag: %s', tag)];
      end

      visibility = get(child, 'Visible');
      color = []; % set default value
      if ~strcmp(visibility, 'on')
          label = [label, sprintf('Visible: %s', visibility)];
          color = 'gray';
      end

      handlevisibility = get(child, 'HandleVisibility');
      if ~strcmp(handlevisibility, 'on')
          label = [label, sprintf('HandleVisibility: %s', handlevisibility)];
      end

      % gather options
      options = cell(0);
      if ~isempty(label)
          options = [options, ['label=', collapse(label,'\n')]];
      end
      if ~isempty(color)
          options = [options, ['color=', color]];
      end

      % print node
      fprintf(fh, 'N%d [label="%s"]\n', node_number, collapse(label, '\n'));

      % connect to the child
      fprintf(fh, 'N%d -> N%d;\n\n', id, node_number);

      % recurse
      plot_children(fh, child, node_number);
  end
  % -----------------------------------------------------------------------

end
% =========================================================================
function newstr = collapse(cellstr, delimiter)
  % This function collapses a cell of strings to a single string (with a
  % given delimiter inbetween two strings, if desired).
  %
  % Example of usage:
  %              collapse(cellstr, ',')

  if length(cellstr)<1
     newstr = [];
     return
  end

  if isnumeric(cellstr{1})
      newstr = my_num2str(cellstr{1});
  else
      newstr = cellstr{1};
  end

  for k = 2:length(cellstr)
      if isnumeric(cellstr{k})
          str = my_num2str(cellstr{k});
      else
          str = cellstr{k};
      end
      newstr = [newstr, delimiter, str];
  end

end
% =========================================================================

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