[Matrix-SIG] Plotting in Python

Travis Oliphant Oliphant.Travis@mayo.edu
Mon, 15 Feb 1999 09:48:35 -0600 (EST)

>PGPLOT is great for 2-D work for astronomy, and the Gist stuff is nice as
>well, but the font support (I believe) is not there (correct me if I'm

I've used GIST enough to know that it uses postscript fonts for it's
output.  I think GIST is quite nice for plotting (the style sheets could
use better documentation, though...)  I don't know about PGPLOT, yet.