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Creating custom shaped graph in J2SE

john roney
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Hi
I need a Timeline Graph with a shape that I can't find in any of existing graph libraries.
So I'm going to make it by myself.
Where should I start?
Should I start by writing in Graphics2D? or there is other tool for this kind of thing?

Thanks
Ulf Dittmer
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How would this graph look like? You specifically want a graph, not a chart of some kind?


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john roney
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Ulf Dittmer wrote:How would this graph look like? You specifically want a graph, not a chart of some kind?

Something like this (with some modifications):



Ulf Dittmer
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Ah, ok. I'm not aware of an existing library that creates something like this, so you may indeed have to write it yourself.
john roney
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Ulf Dittmer wrote:Ah, ok. I'm not aware of an existing library that creates something like this, so you may indeed have to write it yourself.

Yes; But where is the start point? Graphics2D on a JPanel? or these kind of things are done in a different way?
john roney
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Any suggestions?
 
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