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Convert initctl(8) output to GraphViz dot(1) format.

With no options, initctl(8) will be invoked automatically and the output written to file If run from within an Upstart user session, unless --system is specified, the data generated will be for the user session.


-f INFILE , --infile=INFILE

File to read initctl(8) output from ("initctl show-config -e"). If not specified, initctl(8) will be run automatically.


Display usage statement.

-r RESTRICTIONS , --restrict-to-jobs=RESTRICTIONS

Limit display of start on and stop on conditions to comma-separated list of jobs.

-w OUTFILE , --outfile=OUTFILE

File to write output to.


Specify color for ’emits’ lines.


Specify color for ’start on’ lines.


Specify color for ’stop on’ lines.


Specify color for event boxes.


Specify color for summary text.


Specify background color for diagram.


Specify color for text in event boxes.


Specify color for text in job boxes.


Specify color for job boxes.


Connect to the Upstart system session.


Connect to the Upstart user session.


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