by Captain Walker

Categories: Technology

I’m going Draw.io mad! LOL. This software is soooo gooood – and free – and nice! ? See my previous post on this. I decided to draw this diagram below with Draw.io  – which has an embed function from the desktop version.

It generated the following in code that I embedded into the page. The diagram is then generated as a SVG image file. The image below does not start off as an image. It is generated by the browser from 40,146 characters of text that look like gobbledegook. Click this small image  for a sample. So – like I don’t need to know how all this happens. I’ll be playing with this for a while. ?

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