Draw Diagrams With Mermaid

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GitPress supports Markdown extension for diagrams, you could enable this feature using Markdown's code block syntax

The diagrams are powered by Mermaid, which supports sequence, flowchart and Gantt.

Check the source of this post to learn how to draw diagrams.

Sequence diagram

see doc here

%% Example of sequence diagram
    Alice->>Bob: Hello Bob, how are you?
    Note right of Bob: Bob is thinking
    alt is sick
        Bob->>Alice: Not so good :(
    else is well
        Bob->>Alice: Feeling fresh like a daisy
    opt Extra response
        Bob->>Alice: Thanks for asking


see doc here

  graph LR
    A[Hard edge] -->B(Round edge)
    B --> C{Decision}
    C -->|One| D[Result one]
    C -->|Two| E[Result two]

Gantt diagrams

see doc here

    title A Gantt Diagram
    dateFormat  YYYY-MM-DD
    section Section
    A task           :a1, 2014-01-01, 30d
    Another task     :after a1  , 20d
    section Another
    Task in sec      :2014-01-12  , 12d
    another task      : 24d