Questions tagged [xy-pic]

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

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How can I draw this commutative diagram for function composition?

I am working on a project, and need to add a diagram that displays a commutative diagram illustrating basic function composition similar to what is on page 17 in the image attached. I would like to ...
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Custom commands for `xymatrix` paths

I would like to define a custom command to replace \ar@{->}`r[d]`[l]`[llld]_-{\delta}`[d][lld] in this bit of code: \[\xymatrix{ \cdots\ar@{->}[r] & H_n(X)\ar@{->}[r] & H_n(Y)\ar@{-&...
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xy-pic or tikz : which one should I learn? [closed]

I want to learn how to use tikz more in depth. But I wonder wether I should also learn how to use xy-pic, because it seems, at first glance, that xy-pic can do much of what tikz does when it comes to ...
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How to draw a braid of long exact sequences

For example, in page 353 of Ranicki's book Algebraic and geometric surgery, there is a braid of long exact sequences like so: I use xy-pic. Thanks in advance!
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Make a 2cell diagram more beautiful (or less ugly)

I want to draw a two-cell diagram using xypic, the problem is that the bigone label is to long, how can I make the following diagram: looks like this one: using exclusively the two-cell feature of ...
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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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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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Issue with sliding a label in xypic using LyX

I want to slide a label so I use the tex code \xymatrix{A\ar^(.25){f}[r] & B} Using directly this code as latex in LyX works, but I want to do the same thing in equations environment in LyX, ...
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Bad interaction between babel and xypic?

I'm writing an elaborate in Italian, and I'm using XY-pic to draw some diagrams. Unfortunately it seems that babel is interacting with XY-pic, making it impossible to group elements. Here is a MWE: \...
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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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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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Problem plotting hasse diagram with xypic

I need to plot the following hasse diagrams: 1) 2) I tried using xypic. For the first I worte the following code \xymatrix{ &{G}\ar@{-}[dr]\ar@{-}[dl] \\ {\mathbb{Z}_p}\ar@{-}[dr] & &...
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Label the source/target object in the middle of compositemaps from 2cell package of xy?

In the 2cell package for xy, there is a command for typesetting 2cells between composite arrows, namely \..compositearrow (where the .. stands for some number of u,l,d,r). I would like to use this ...
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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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Qcircuit: How to insert a vertical dashed line in a circuit?

I want to insert vertical dashed lines between parts of the following circuit to make some comments: \documentclass{amsart} \usepackage[matrix,frame,arrow]{xy} \input{Qcircuit} \vfuzz2pt % Don't ...
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Vertical cofibration arrow in xypic

I want to use xypic to make diagrams using vertical cofibration arrows, i.e. ones that look like $\rightarrowtail$. Naively using \ar@{>->} gives an arrow whose tail overlaps with the ...
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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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Problem bending arrows in xypic

I'm having an annoying problem bending an arrow with xypic. I read the part 2.8 of the manual (http://www-bcf.usc.edu/~cautis/tools/xypic.pdf‎) about bending arrows, but could not understand it. Here'...
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TeX figure to .png

Let me begin with a confession: when someone says ``command line'' I nearly pee because I get so scared. I know that means I'm asking my question to the wrong community, and yes, I'm seeing someone ...
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Punctuation after multiline math diagram

How to place the punctuation after multiline math diagram at the last line rather than the first line as the case showed in my following code. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \...
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Extra whitespace at top of xymatrix

I'm making some slides where I want to show permutations with little diagrams of dots and arrows. Here is my attempt to depict the permutation 12345 --> 31245: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[...
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Using xypic to draw a Hasse diagram

I'd like to use xypic to draw a Hasse diagram similar to this one: which was generated with the following code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[all]{xy} \begin{document} \[ \xymatrix{ s_{2,0} \...
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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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2-cells in xy-pic annoying problem

The following part of my code does not compile \usepackage[all,2cell]{xy} \begin{document} \UseTwocells \xymatrix { B & {} & {} & C\llltwocell} \end{document} The funny ...
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Draw a Cyclic State Machine with xypic

I want to draw the following diagram : \documentclass[11pt,twoside,a4paper]{book} \usepackage[margin=0.45in]{geometry} \usepackage[all]{xy} \begin{document} \begin{figure}[ht] \[\xymatrix{&&...
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XyPic xymatrix not showing arrow labels with TeX Live-2012

Recently I have upgraded my TeX installation to TeX Live-2012 from TeX Live-2009. Now \xymatrix is misbehaving. The behavior affects both Mac OS X and Ubuntu Linux 12.04 installations. For example, ...
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How to draw commutative diagrams?

Can anyone help me in giving commands for commutative diagrams in LaTeX ? It doesn't seem to appear properly in the LaTeX guides that I have. A command for a simple triangular diagram with arrows ...
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Use \label and cross-references in xymatrix

Whenever I am trying to use \caption, \label and cross-references in xymatrix, it is not working. An MWE : \documentclass{book} \usepackage[a4paper,margin=.45in]{geometry} \usepackage{xypic} \...
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Which package should I use for doing a connecting homomorphism diagram like this in latex

which package should I use for doing a diagram like this in latex:
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Representing Hasse diagram of the Green order

I need to represent graphs like the one below using xypics. They arise as the Hasse diagram of the Green order of finite semigroups (specifically finite Left Regular Bands) with the homomorphism to ...
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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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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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Missing number treated as zero [closed]

I am getting Missing number treated as zero error when I type the following code in my document. But when I wrote it in a new document, everything seems OK. $\xymatrix{ A \ar[d] \ar[dr] \ar[r] & ...
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XyPic does not accept targets

I am trying to typeset an arrow between the middle points of two other arrows. I thought the more canonical choice would have been to give a target to the labels of the two arrows and then draw an ...
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“\caption outside float” error

I am trying to have a caption in a commutative diagram using the xypic package. But it is not working. I have written the code below: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage{xypic} \begin{...
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Hiding arrow in xymatrix?

I want to enlarge a xy-diagram. Using the \invisible command, I got some strange spacing. That's why I decided to redraw the complete diagram using the \only and the \phantom command. But there is an ...
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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{ A\...
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How do I make a circled frame?

I'm using LYX at XyMatrix. If I'm writing in one of the cells a code like that: \save"1,1"."1,2"*+[r][F]\frm{}\restore I get a rectangle frame. If want to get a circled frame what should I write? ...
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How to draw arrow between two text lines?

I want to draw this figure. Is it possible ? I have written the following code to draw that figure : \documentclass[11pt,twoside,a4paper]{book} \usepackage{xypic,wrapfig} \begin{document} \...
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xypic: custom arrow shaft(stem)

I've noted that xy-pic have predefined some dir's. The tail and head (tip) are easy to custom (one can learn by xyrefer.pdf), but I find it hard to implement my own shaft types. Because the dash stem ...
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Need to produce “real” double quotes in LaTeX and XY-pic in Emacs

I am using Emacs as a text editor on Xubuntu. I am using the XY-pic package to make some commutative diagrams, and I need the following command (which is inside figure, center, and xy begin tags): (0,...
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How to join the left end of an arrow with a line?

\documentclass[a4paper,twoside]{article} \usepackage{xypic} \begin{document} \xymatrix{ A\ar@{-} [rr] & & D\ar @{-}[r] & E\\ L\ar @{-}[rrr] & & &...
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How to draw circle using 'xypic ' package?

I have little knowledge about the package xypic. I am stuck with the following problems: I cannot able drow a circle with radius BC, centered at C. I want to draw the five dots on the line. For ...
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How to cut a horizontal line by a perpendicular line?

I'd like to cut the line AC at the point p by a perpendicular line. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xypic} \begin{document} \xymatrix{ & B\ar @{-}[d] &\\ A\ar @{-}[rr]_{P} & & C ...
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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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change tag position in amsmath and xy-package

I use the amsmath-package and xy. Now I have a formulae like this \[ \label{eq-name} \tag{$\ast$} \xymatrix{ & A & B & C \\ D & & E & & F \\ & G & & H } \] ...
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Overlapping columns in xymatrix

I have the following diagram: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xypic,amsmath} \DeclareMathOperator{\coker}{coker} \DeclareMathOperator{\im}{im} \newcommand{\subU}[1]{\left.#1\right|_U} \begin{...
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“Dimension too large” error with XY-pic

What's wrong with the following? \documentclass{amsart} \usepackage[all]{xy} \begin{document} \xymatrix{ \text{Long string of text that causes an error during the compilation of this document}...
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Shorten or extend xypic arrows

In an xypic or xymatrix diagram, is it possible to specify that an arrow should only cover part of the distance it normally would? In other words, for an arrow \xymatrix{ A \ar[r] & B }, or ...
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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 ...