[SciPy-user] About alternatives to Matlab

Peter Wang pwang at enthought.com
Mon Nov 20 01:01:16 CST 2006


On Nov 20, 2006, at 12:51 AM, Sourish Basu wrote:

>  From looking at the results in Google, it seemes to me that Chaco is
> integrated with Enthought, which is exclusively for windows. Is  
> there a
> similar ongoing effort for Linux/Unix systems?

Actually, the Enthought Python Distribution ("Enthon") is not the  
same as the Enthought Tool Suite ("ETS"), which includes Traits,  
Envisage, Chaco, and other libraries.  The former is Windows-only  
right now, but the latter runs well on Windows, Linux, and (mostly) Mac.

Chaco runs on linux, and until I fix some things and get it working  
for Mac natively, I actually develop it in Ubuntu running in  
Parallels on my mac.


-Peter


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