This is an automatic translation from "
the original reference manual of the VMS-verion.
Some features are lost in the port to UNIX made at FNAL,
although most of them are restored in the
The enhanced features, such as the extended fonts and the symbols,
are described in "README.Linux".
Some of them will be demonstrated by "
in the directory "
Version 5.12 ( Rice Bonner Lab )
Fermilab Document PP0005.1
Author: John Clement
Support level: 5 (full)
TOPDRAWER is a keyword-driven interface to the SLAC
Unified Graphics system, designed specifically to
generate physics graphs with minimal specifica-
tions. Reasonable defaults are assumed for axis
scales, tic locations, label locations and size,
Topdrawer originated at the Stanford Linear Ac-
celerator Center. The manual for this modified
version is online in
TOPDRAWERROOT:[DOC]TOPDRAWER.DOC, and via HELP,
both at the VMS level and within the Topdrawer pro-
gram. The original SLAC document number is CTGM
Many devices are supported, including Xwindows and
Tektronix displays, and Postscript, QMS1200 and