[SciPy-user] [ Python(x,y) ] New release : 2.1.6

Pierre Raybaut contact@pythonxy....
Tue Dec 23 14:54:05 CST 2008

Hi all,

Release 2.1.6 is now available on http://www.pythonxy.com:
   - All-in-One Installer ("Full Edition"),
   - Plugin Installer -- to be downloaded with xyweb,
   - Update (soon available)

Important new feature:
After installing Python(x,y), you may run the installer again 
(All-in-One or Plugin Installer) to add/remove plugins.

Changes history
Version 2.1.6 (12-23-2008)

     * Added:
           o pylint 0.15.2 - Logilab code analysis module: analyzes 
Python source code looking for bugs and signs of poor quality
           o NetworkX 0.99 - Creation, manipulation, and study of the 
structure, dynamics, and functions of complex networks
           o PyQwt3D 0.1.6 - 3D plotting library (set of Python bindings 
for the Qwt3D library)
           o PyOpenGL - Cross platform Python binding to OpenGL 
and related APIs
           o cvxopt 1.1 - Convex optimization library
           o winpdb 1.4.2 - Enhanced Python debugger, 20 times faster 
than pdb
           o PyGTK 2.12.1 - GUI toolkit based on GTK+
           o h5py 1.0.1 - General-purpose Python interface to HDF5 files 
(unlike PyTables, h5py provides direct access to the full HDF5 C library)
           o pydicom 0.9.1 - Pure python package for working with DICOM 
           o Start Menu shortcut: compile (optimize) installed modules 
(*.py -> *.pyo)
     * Updated:
           o NumPy (added: a lot of documentation)
           o SciPy (added: a lot of documentation)
           o matplotlib
           o Enthought Tool Suite 3.1.0
           o Cython 0.10.3
           o IPython
           o SymPy 0.6.3
           o PySQlite 2.5.1
           o PyTables 2.1
           o Sphinx 0.5.1
           o xy 1.0.15
           o MinGW
           o Pydev 1.4.1
           o StartExplorer 0.4.0 (Eclipse plugin)
           o Notepad++ 5.1.2
           o Console
           o Following updates are relevant only for a new install of 
Python(x,y) (there is absolutely no need to update your current install)
           o Eclipse
     * Corrected:
           o Issues 39, 44, 45

Pierre Raybaut

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