This tool will generate a pdf file from a list of input source files. It is especially useful when the AST is too large to be visualized by the Dot graph generators.


The source file of the tool is under $ROSE/exampleTranslators/PDFGenerator. Type make install-core -j4 under $ROSE_build will build and install pdfGenerator into $ROSE_INSTALL/bin.

User Instructions

The translator, pdfGenerator, accepts the following options:

By default, only the AST from the input files of the command line will be converted to a pdf file.


You can run the tool as follows to produce the input.c.pdf output file below:

pdfGenerator -rose:convertFullAST -c input.c

This page is generated from $ROSE/docs/Rose/Tools/pdfGenerator.dox

Collaboration diagram for PDF Generator: