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initctl2dot(8) System Manager’s Manual initctl2dot(8)

NAME

initctl2dot – manual page for initctl2dot

SYNOPSIS

initctl2dot [OPTIONS]

DESCRIPTION

Convert initctl(8) output to GraphViz dot(1) format.

With no options, initctl(8) will be invoked automatically and the out‐
put written to file upstart.dot. If run from within an Upstart user
session, unless –system is specified, the data generated will be for
the user session.

OPTIONS

-f INFILE , –infile=INFILE
File to read initctl(8) output from (“initctl show-config -e”).
If not specified, initctl(8) will be run automatically.

-h Display usage statement.

-r RESTRICTIONS , –restrict-to-jobs=RESTRICTIONS
Limit display of start on and stop on conditions to comma-sepa‐
rated list of jobs.

-w OUTFILE , –outfile=OUTFILE
File to write output to.

–color-emits=COLOR_EMITS
Specify color for ’emits’ lines.

–color-start-on=COLOR_START_ON
Specify color for ‘start on’ lines.

–color-stop-on=COLOR_STOP_ON
Specify color for ‘stop on’ lines.

–color-event=COLOR_EVENT
Specify color for event boxes.

–color-text=COLOR_TEXT
Specify color for summary text.

–color-bg=COLOR_BG
Specify background color for diagram.

–color-event-text=COLOR_EVENT_TEXT
Specify color for text in event boxes.

–color-job-text=COLOR_JOB_TEXT
Specify color for text in job boxes.

–color-job=COLOR_JOB
Specify color for job boxes.

–system
Connect to the Upstart system session.

–user Connect to the Upstart user session.

AUTHOR

Written by James Hunt

REPORTING BUGS

Report bugs at

COPRYRIGHT

Copyright © 2011 Canonical Ltd.
This is free software; see the source for copying conditions. There is
NO warranty; not even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR
PURPOSE.

SEE ALSO

init(8) initctl(8)

Upstart 2013-03-22 initctl2dot(8)