SVGPolyline

Syntax

  • <polyline points="10,5 25,15 20,10" />

Parameters

ParameterDetails
pointsThe points attribute defines a list of points. Each point is defined by a x and a y coordinate in the user coordinate system.
stroke-widthWidth of stroke
stroke-opacityOpacity of stroke
stroke-dasharray(Optional) Specifies the dash pattern for the stroke
stroke-linecap(Optional) Specifies whether line end should be flush, round or squared off ("butt" (default)/"round"/"square")
stroke-linejoin(Optional) Specifies how line segments should be joined - mitered, rounded or beveled ("miter" (default)/"round"/"bevel")
stroke-miterlimit(Optional) Specifies the maximum dimension of a miter. Mitered joins that exceed this limit are converted to a bevel join. Default="4"

SVG including a polyline

<svg xmlns="http://www.w3.org/2000/svg" version="1.1">
  <polyline points="10,5 25,15 20,10" />
</svg>

Polylines with alternative linejoins, linecaps and miterlimits

<svg width="600px" height="600px" xmlns="http://www.w3.org/2000/svg" xmlns:xlink="http://www.w3.org/1999/xlink">
  
    <polyline points="10,10,50,40,80,30,120,90,130,10,180,50,250,100,300,10" fill="none" stroke="red" stroke-width="10" />
  
      <text x="320" y="20">Default drawing stroke</text>
  
      <g transform="translate(0,150)">
      <polyline points="10,10,50,40,80,30,120,90,130,10,180,50,250,100,300,10" fill="none" stroke="red" stroke-width="10" stroke-linecap="butt" stroke-linejoin="miter" stroke-miterlimit="2"/>
  
      <text x="320" y="20">stroke-linecap="butt" (default)</text>
      <text x="320" y="40">stroke-linejoin="miter"(default)</text>
      <text x="320" y="60">stroke-miterlimit="2"</text>
  </g>

  <g transform="translate(0,300)">
      <polyline points="10,10,50,40,80,30,120,90,130,10,180,50,250,100,300,10" fill="none" stroke="red" stroke-width="10" stroke-linecap="round" stroke-linejoin="round" />
  
      <text x="320" y="20">stroke-linecap="round" </text>
      <text x="320" y="40">stroke-linejoin="round" </text>

  </g>
  <g transform="translate(0,450)">
      <polyline points="10,10,50,40,80,30,120,90,130,10,180,50,250,100,300,10" fill="none" stroke="red" stroke-width="10" stroke-linecap="square" stroke-linejoin="bevel"/>
  
      <text x="320" y="20">stroke-linecap="square"</text>
      <text x="320" y="40">stroke-linejoin="bevel"</text>
  </g>
  
</svg>

Result

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