[rrd-users] Text Alignment in Graph Box?

Marc MERLIN marc_rrd at merlins.org
Mon Nov 23 16:50:45 CET 2009

On Sun, Nov 22, 2009 at 10:43:42PM +0100, Tobias Oetiker wrote:
> Hi Mark,
> Today Mark Woodruff wrote:
> > After reading though several threads and examples, is there any
> > syntax for aligning the text below the graph when
> > plotting multiple DS's with MIN, MAX, AVG? I tried for hours
> > messing with this without much success, I tried using \t \r and
> > of course spaces? Is there something else out there to help out
> > on this?
> starting with 1.2 you can use \t but you may want to use the latest
> 1.3 at least since there were a number of bugs in the alignment
> code ...
> also you could just use a monospace font

Since you mention this, I have 1.3.1 and alignment is still not working
for me (I tried 4 different monospace fonts).

For now I just padded 'Current' with a bunch of spaces depending on the
probe to make it look somwhat aligned.

Graph definition:

At this point, I don't really need this fixed, but I thought I'd mention it

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