{xy-pic} is a package for typesetting graphs and diagrams using the principle of "logical composition of visual components."

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Adjust spacing between specific rows with \xymatrix

I have the following diagram: \[ \xymatrix @!=1pc { & Z \ar@{.>}[d]^{\exists!h} \ar@/_1.2pc/[ddl]_{p'} \ar@/^1.2pc/[ddr]^{q'} & \\ & X \times_S Y \ar[dl]_p\ar[dr]^q & \\ X ...
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XYPic Frame with braces does not typeset correctly

I have a picture I am trying to typeset with xypic using pdflatex. As a minimal example there are basically a few boxes with a curly brace under them. I try to do this with the following code: ...
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How do I get the spacing in the redefined label box right?

I use the following code to make xy-pic arrow labels multiline capable: \let\oldlabelbox=\labelbox \def\newlabelbox#1{% \oldlabelbox{\vcenter{\normalbaselines% ...
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How to transpose or mirror xymatrix?

I know that it is possible to rotate \xymatrix (using e.g. \xymatrix@d) but how to transpose or mirror it?
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An unwanted overlapping of arrows with xymatrix

I try to make a commutative diagram like this: with the code $\xymatrix{ Y \ar@{->>}[rd] \ar@{->>}[r] &{Y_1} \ar@{.>}[d]^<<<{\cong}_<<<{\exists} ...
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Reference for a commutative diagram

How to give a number (for later reference) to the following diagram? \begin{displaymath} \xymatrix@!C{ \{ \prod_{g \in A} \OO_g \} \ar@{->>}[r] & { \{\prod_{g \in A^{\prime}} \OO_g \} }\\ ...
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labeling diagrams with matrices

I it possible to label an arrow with a matrix in Xy-pic? In the following diagram I want to label the arrows with 2x2 matrices to represent linear maps between vector spaces, in the place of a,b and ...
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Quiver representation shorthand

Consider the quiver \xymatrix{ 1 \ar[r] &2 \ar[r] &3 \ar[r] &4}. The projective representation P(1) is \xymatrix{ k \ar[r] &k \ar[r] &k \ar[r] &k}. I would like to use the ...
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Moving a subscript in Xy-pic

To obtain a larger version of \nrightarrow (LaTeX, Package amssymb), I typed $\xymatrix{A\ar@<-1.5ex>@{}[r]^{/}\ar[r]&B}$ Is there a simpler way to obtain the same result, i.e. is it ...
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Arrow joining beginning and end of line with xy-pic

I'm trying to draw a sequence of arrows with xy-pic that extends over two lines, and so I need to draw an arrow joining the end of the first line with the beginning of the second line. Here's the code ...
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Arrow end points problem

I keep getting these circles in my graph and I cannot figure out why. This is the code, is there something wrong with it? Every arrow has a circle at its start and end points and there are also 3 more ...
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Change the font style inside *modifier{text} in xypic

I'm trying to create a tree structure using "xypic" package. Everything is ok except that when I write something inside *modifier{text} the default font used for labeling in xypic is not used. ...
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Xypic problem: can't find file

I'm trying run pdflatex, but I get this one very unusual error. I've downloaded xypic from CTAN, and it still seems that pdflatex is unable to find some documents that are supposedly related to that ...
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How to increase perpendicular distance of labels from arrow in XYPic? [duplicate]

How do I move a label further away from an arrow in XYPic? Example \xymatrix{ g_0 + \beta_1)(n + n') \ar[r]_-{(g_0 + \beta_1)^+(n,n')} & (g_0 + \beta_1)(n) + (g_0 + \beta_1)(n') } I want to ...
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Adding arrows to each term of an equation

\documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[all]{xy} \begin{document} \section{Introduction} \xymatrix{ &*+{\sum_{i=n}^m {i^2}} &*+{+}&*+{p} \\ & {\bullet} & D \ar[ul] && f \ar[ul] ...
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Drawing a diagram with vectors

Is it possible to draw a diagram like this in LaTeX?
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xy and circuitikz conflict

Following MWE compiles: \documentclass{beamer} %\usepackage[all]{xy} \usepackage{circuitikz} \begin{document} \end{document} Following MWE also compiles: \documentclass{beamer} ...
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Triangular arrow head in xypic

Let us consider the following example: \documentclass{book} \usepackage[all]{xy} \begin{document} $\xymatrix{A\ar[rr] && B}$ \end{document} This produces but I want the following ...
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Rotating labels in xypic

How do I rotate the label on a arrow in xymatrix? Say, I want the label texts parallel with the arrow? \documentclass[12pt, a4paper]{article}% a minimal example \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Writing down an equation involving some xymatrices in xy-pic

I'm trying to do something that TikZ is probably more than capable of doing, but I am lazy so I'm trying to do it in xy-pic instead. What I am trying to do is write down an equation involving ...
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Complicated 2-cell diagrams

I would very much like to typeset the diagrams below, but I am absolutely unable to understand how to do this from any of the xypic guides. Help and examples greatly appreciated!
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How do I put color on frame at \xymatrix?

I'm writing *++[o][F-,]{3} at \xymatrix for example. How can I make that the 3 will be green and the frame at red? And one more Q please: How can I make the *++[o][F-,]{3} that will be more dark? ...
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arrows with xy package

I am trying, using the xy package, to make an arrow of the form {>->} with orientation "up-right" via $\xymatrix@1{\ar@{>->}[ur]& }$, but it is not operating. Would you please help me? ...
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How to align brackets in this diagram? [duplicate]

When I write the following : \documentclass[psamsfonts]{amsart} \usepackage{amssymb,amsfonts} \usepackage[all,arc]{xy} \begin{document} \[Q(M) :=\left[ \xymatrix{ &\Xi(j^*M) ...
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How does one use math operators in xy-pic?

I am trying to format some large commutative diagrams (using the \xymatrix command) that involve colimits, and I would like to have the indexing information for the colimits appear underneath the word ...
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Moving the position of an arrow in XY-pic

Any arrow in XY-pic is on a line which goes through the CENTER of a box, and points to the CENTER of another one. Is it possible to change SEPARETELY (the problem lies here!) the starting position and ...
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Multiple holes in arrows in xypic

I am trying to make a diagram where two arrows will be crossing one arrow. I have the current code for putting in one hole: \Omega \ar[r]|(.35)\hole^-{d} \ar[d]^-{e_*} which seems to work just ...
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Arrow tip for curved arrow in xymatrix

Inserting () in A on diagram #3 corrects the arrow tip at C. But replacing C by a fraction, the problem comes back. MWE \documentclass[11pt,a5paper]{report} \usepackage[all]{xy} ...
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How to draw a diagram with the given semantic?

I need to draw a diagram similar to the following: The task is to draw a diagram with this semantics, not necessarily the same appearance. Note that in the above diagram $\sqsupseteq$ denotes a ...
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xypic: \varprojlim and \varinjlim not working

LyX refuses to compile any xymatrix containing \varprojlim $\varprojlim$ and \varinjlim $\varinjlim$. (How) Can this be fixed? Edit: Here's an example of non-working code. % Preview source code %% ...
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xypic: 2cell diagram label position issue

This code \xymatrix{z & y\ltwocell_{f}^{g}{^{\alpha}} & x\ltwocell_{f'}^{g'}{^{\beta}}} =\xymatrix{z & & y\lltwocell_{f\cdot f'}^{g\cdot g'}{^{\alpha\circ\beta}}} produced this ...
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warning on xypic

I get several warning about xypic, I have no idea what to do about them. Can anyone help me? I can provide more info, if you ask me. The warnings I get are as follows:
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Change the orientation of Arrow of xtwocell in the 2cell option for xy

I'm trying to make a diagram similar to this (from wikipedia) Except that I want to the double arrow $\eta$ two be pointing from node $B$ toward the middle of arrow $X$ (it is, after all, a natural ...
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Is it possible to add some vertical space like ~~~?

I sometimes uses ~ to adjust space between symbols. Now I want to add some vertical space which play similar role, how do I do that? (It's not about controlling space between lines, but just add some ...
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too much spacing in xymatrix

I am using xypic package and I wrote the following xymatrix \[ \xymatrix{ x \ar@(ur,dr)[]|{a} \\ | \\ y \ar@(ur,dr)[]|{b}\\ | \\ z ...
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Dashed /^/ in xy package

I am trying to make the following arc between two objects using the /^/ but I need it to be dashed my matrix is as follow: \xymatrix{ &0\ar@{-->}[r]&0'\ar@{-->}[l]\\ ...
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Breqn and xypic

\documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{scrbook} \usepackage[all,cmtip]{xy} \usepackage{breqn} \begin{document} \begin{displaymath} \xymatrix{ A \ar[r]^f & B } \end{displaymath} \end{document} ...
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xymatrix using lyx

I'm trying to draw in LyX, using XYmatrix. I'm using it with the Ctrl+shift+M command, and then using the \xymatrix to start "drawing" what i want. I'm having a problem doint a "hookrightarrow" ...
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How to make a commutative diagram smooth?

I have drawn the following diagram: using the following command: \documentclass[11pt,twoside,a4paper]{book} \usepackage[margin=1.5in]{geometry} \usepackage{xypic} \begin{document} \xymatrix{ ...
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How to decrease 1cm arrow length in commutative diagram on the base?

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{xypic} \begin{document} $\xymatrix{ & Y\ar[ldd]_{\psi_{i}}\ar[rdd]^{\psi_{j}}\ar[d]^{h} & \\ & S \ar[ld]^{\pi_{i}} \ar[rd]_{\pi_{j}} & \\ R_{i} ...
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xymatrix: How to change the position of a vertex?

I have the following simple diagram: \[ \xymatrix{ A \ar[r]\ar[d] & B\ar[d] \\ C \ar[r] & Dxxx = Exxx = Fxxx} \] which will be typeset so that B will have a down arrow, possibly ...
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xypic: is it possible to change the slope of an arrow?

In this diagram, I want arrows from \Delta X~ in the middle of the 2nd row goes to both N\Delta X and (Delta X)~/D\Delta X, how do I do that? (making columns very narrow and draw very fine lattices ...
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Use special objects of xy-pic with beamer

When I try to use the general format for labels (cf. xyguide, ยง2.2) together with beamer overlays, the part that should show up later isn't formatted properly. I guess, beamer doesn't convert the * ...
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Larger arrows in xy

I'm trying to make a poster, and have managed to enlarge math symbols in XY for my diagrams, but the arrows are too thin and unless you're right up against the poster, the arrow heads are almost ...
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Distributive arrows in xypic

I am trying to draw "distributive arrows" in xypic, but I can't make it look nice. Here is a MWE: \xymatrix{a\ar @/^1.4pc/[r] \ar @/^1.4pc/[rrr] &( b &+& c)} Does anyone know how to ...
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Adding labels to xypic

How would I add labels to the following xypic? \xymatrix{ 1 \ar@<-.5ex>[r] \ar@<.5ex>[r] & 2. } I would like to add a \alpha_1 above the top arrow and a \alpha_2 below the bottom ...
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XY matrix tampering with footnote counter

Typesetting the following MWE: \documentclass[a4paper]{report} \usepackage[all]{xy} \usepackage{mathtools} \begin{document} \arabic{footnote} ...
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How can I align entries in the column?

I have drawn the following picture in xypic and I would like to align in the right column the Hom term in the first row as well as direct product guys in the 2nd and 3rd rows exactly together. How ...
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Circling/Framing part of one entry in xymatrix

I want to circle ONLY part of an entry in xymatrix, I have skimmed through several references for xypic but only able to find how I can frame the whole entry (e.g. the one in first and third row in ...
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How can I make an arrow returning to same entry in xymatrix?

I'm trying to make a diagram with arrows returning to the same entry using xymatrix. The following example works perfectly fine. \[ \xymatrix{ V \ar@(dl,ul)[]^{h'} \ar@<0.5ex>[r]^{i} & W ...