pedigree man page

pedigree — create a TeX file for pedigree from a csv file

Synopsis

pedigree [-c configuration_file] [-d] [-o output_file] [-s start_id] input_file

pedigree -v

Description

The program converts a comma separated input_file into a TeX file with pst-pdgr macros.

Options

-c configuration_file
The configuration file to read along with the system-wide and user's configuration files
-d
Debug mode on
-o -output_file
The ouput file instead of input_file.tex
-s -start_id
If this option is selected, the pedigree is constructed starting from the node with the Id i<start_id>. Otherwise it is started from the proband node.

This option allows to create pedigrees with multiple probands or absent probands, or show people who are not proband's relatives.
-v
Print version information

Files

/etc/pedigree.cfg
Global configuration file
$HOME/.pedigreerc
User configuration file

See Also

The manual distributed with this program describes the format of the configuration file and the input file.

The library functions are described in Pedigree::Language(3), Pedigree::Parser(3), Pedigree::Node(3), Pedigree::PersonNode(3), Pedigree::MarriageNode(3), Pedigree::Area(3).

Author

Boris Veytsman, Leila Akhmadeeva, 2006-2012

Info

2012-04-14 perl v5.10.0 User Contributed Perl Documentation