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What tool does O'Reilley use to draw figures in their books? [closed]

I find the figures in O'Reilly books very pleasing and with consistent styles. Anyone know what kind of tools they are using?
2
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1answer
314 views

A software to draw an algorithm

I'm currently working on a complex algorithm, and I want to draw it into a reference document. Basically, I have formulas, formulas are linked to their operands, operands are formulas themselves ...
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2answers
552 views

Tablet-compatible vector drawing app for OS X?

I got a capacitive stylus so I can use my laptop's trackpad as a graphics tablet. It seems like drawing software such as SketchBook Express works quite well, but it only produces bitmap output. Are ...
6
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4answers
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Is there a software like AutoCAD, but only 2D, not 3D? [closed]

I love AutoCAD. It's powerful, easy to use, and fits engineering mind. It rocks when you want to draw 2D diagrams and shapes, and one the cool features I like about it, is its snapping power. You draw ...
3
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1answer
476 views

Linux software for drawing 3D diagrams

My professor has asked me to draw a certain diagram for a poster which he wants to present at a conference. Which program on Ubuntu gets this done? My image/drawing consists of the following: x, ...
8
votes
7answers
307 views

Please recommend a tool to draw structs / classes and pointers [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Application to help build diagrams I know the paper and a pen answer, but I truly need a PC solution. I made the example below by Word, so please recommend others more ...
1
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2answers
572 views

Looking for real time collaborative diagram drawing tool

I have seen a number of diagram software packages but most don't support real time collaboration. Google docs Drawing does the real-time collaboration, but is severely limited on features--focused on ...
9
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6answers
3k views

Software to draw 3D geometry [closed]

Does anyone know any software that can draw 3D geometry like figures usually seen in computer graphics papers and articles (example)? I know it can be done in Inskcape or Illustrator but I'm not sure ...
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4answers
2k views

Software for drawing basic geometry

I'm looking for some software that I can use to draw simple geometric things like this: Or even better: Does anyone know any software capable of drawing these things easily? I'm particularly ...