Building web graphics with Python

Peter Maas peter at
Mon Nov 29 10:35:00 CET 2004

Steven Feil schrieb:
> I am wondering if there is a light weight Python library for producing
> web graphics on-the-fly. There is a C-language library called gd that
> can be used in a CGI program to produce gif images.  The Library can
> be used to produce graphics images that are dynamically generated.  I
> was wondering if there is something similar for Python.

You can create a Python wrapper for gd with SWIG or Pyrex. PIL (Python
Imging Library) and Piddle are native Python solutions.

Peter Maas,  M+R Infosysteme,  D-52070 Aachen,  Tel +49-241-93878-0
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