[SciPy-user] gplt and xplt

Gary Ruben gazzar at email.com
Fri Aug 13 09:25:02 CDT 2004

Biggles was the first Python plotting solution I tried to install but it was quite a while ago. I couldn't get it working under Windows so it failed my cross-platform requirement. I haven't tried the more recent version.


----- Original Message -----
From: Alan G Isaac <aisaac at american.edu>
Date: Thu, 12 Aug 2004 10:38:45 -0400 (Eastern Daylight Time)
To: SciPy Users List <scipy-user at scipy.net>
Subject: Re[2]: [SciPy-user] gplt and xplt

> On Thu, 12 Aug 2004, Gary Ruben apparently wrote:
> > I'd recommend you look (for mature cross platform packages
> > for Python) at gnuplot.py, Matplotlib and, if you need
> > certain plot types not supported by these, DISLIN (and
> > disipyl).
> Just to note on the particular issue raised by Gary:
> gnuplot.py faces exactly the same problem as gplt but relies
> on the user to implement apprpriate delays.  What is unclear
> from the descriptions that I've read is whether this is a
> gnuplot problem or a problem with pipes under Windows.
> If the former, do the gnuplot developers know about it?
> > I've mucked around with others but have rejected them for
> > one reason or other.
> Can you summarize your experience with biggles?
>  http://biggles.sourceforge.net/
> Thanks,
> Alan Isaac

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