I use Makefiles to make reproducibility easier. They can become rather complex.
I lately had the idea that it would be nice to be able to visualize my Makefiles.
Turns out that you need just a few lines in R to get a decent graph. I figured this
would make a nice first blog entry. The code is not super-nice yet and will probably
not work for more complex Makefiles, but you can write me if you have ideas. And
when I have time again, I will implement something for more complex Makefiles.
So here is the code and the visualisation of one of my Makefiles: