gnuplot on Canvas widget

Jonathan Ellis jbellis at
Thu Jan 27 23:44:31 CET 2005

Blues wrote:
> I have used two great models - Tkinter and - for a while.
> can display an image on a Canvas widget using Tkinter and I can also
> generate a gnuplot from Python on the fly in a separate window.  Does
> anyone know how to display such a gnuplot on the Canvas widget with
> image in it?  Thanks.

>From my experience, the Gnuplot module isn't designed to be used in
"headless" mode -- it can save to the usual formats, but you have to
render everything in an x11 window interactively first.
It might not be hard to modify this, though.


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