DISLIN or gnuplot.py
fperez528 at yahoo.com
Mon Oct 11 18:36:22 CEST 2004
> On Mon, 11 Oct 2004 08:12:16 -0500, John Hunter wrote:
>>>>>>> "Richard" == Richard <none at pacbell.net> writes:
>> Richard> I am going to need to plot some data and formula results
>> Richard> from Python.
>> I suggest looking at matplotlib. Although it is not as mature as
>> DISLIN and gnuplot, it is progressing rapidly and supports most 2D
>> plotting needs, with the remaining gaps closing quickly (see
>> http://matplotlib.sourceforge.net/screenshots.html for a quick
>> snapshot of capabilities).
> Thank you for the reply.
> It looks like matplotlib will handle my immediate plotting from
> Python needs.
> The 'goals' page on the matplotlib web site state
> that there has been some 'proof-of-concept' work completed on
> 3-d visualization. Any estimate on when there might be some
> 3-d plotting support?
In my view, matplotlib for 2d and mayavi for 3d plotting and complex data
visualization problems, make a very powerful combination for scientific
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