Veusz is Copyright (C) 2003-2009 Jeremy Sanders firstname.lastname@example.org Licenced under the GPL (version 2 or greater).
Veusz is a scientific plotting package. It is written in Python, using PyQt4 for display and user-interfaces, and numpy for handling the numeric data. Veusz is designed to produce publication-ready Postscript/PDF output. The user interface aims to be simple, consistent and powerful.
Veusz provides a GUI, command line, embedding and scripting interface (based on Python) to its plotting facilities. It also allows for manipulation and editing of datasets.
Changes in 1.3:
Now requires Python >= 2.4
Features of package:
Python (2.4 or greater required)
Qt >= 4.3 (free edition)
PyQt >= 4.3 (SIP is required to be installed first) http://www.riverbankcomputing.co.uk/pyqt/ http://www.riverbankcomputing.co.uk/sip/ numpy >= 1.0 http://numpy.scipy.org/
Optional: Microsoft Core Fonts (recommended for nice output) http://corefonts.sourceforge.net/ PyFITS >= 1.1 (optional for FITS import) http://www.stsci.edu/resources/software_hardware/pyfits
For documentation on using Veusz, see the "Documents" directory. The manual is in pdf, html and text format (generated from docbook).
If you enjoy using Veusz, I would love to hear from you. Please join the mailing lists at
to discuss new features or if you'd like to contribute code. The latest code can always be found in the SVN repository.