Simulation library in Python

John J. Lee jjl at
Sat Jan 3 00:12:16 CET 2004

Samir Patel <mepython at> writes:
> If one wants to create a new simulation program, what
> are different packages to use:
> simulation model creation (preferable data flow) -
> dia, Pyut, OGL

sketch, maybe.

> graph -

*Lots* more.  More than you can shake a stick at...  But, when I was
using them, I never found any free graph plotting libraries that did
everything I wanted (Python or no Python).  It's a hard thing to do

> animation - Blender?, VTK, VPython


> GIS - ?

I think Bernhard Herzog has released some free GIS code in Python
recently.  And IIRC, Fredrik Lundh sells GIS code of some kind.

> Storage - ZODB

xsdb (very new, though).  Plus of course, all the usual relational
suspects, and Gadfly, Sleepycat BSDDB (in standard library), etc.

> Import/Export - ?

- of what?


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