Looking for a pure Python chart drawing module
nick at craig-wood.com
Tue Sep 22 10:29:51 CEST 2009
John Nagle <nagle at animats.com> wrote:
> I'm looking for something that can draw simple bar and pie charts
> in Python. I'm trying to find a Python package, not a wrapper for
> some C library, as this has to run on both Windows and Linux
> and version clashes are a problem.
> Here's the list from the Python wiki at
> Almost all the options are really wrappers for some other
> package in C/C++.
> So, for pure Python, Pychart is it. I'll have to try it and see if it still
I don't think anyone has mentioned reportlab... It can plot charts I
think, though last time I used it I plotted stuff by hand as I wanted
exact control over the layout.
I'm not sure of the dependencies though so may not be suitable for
Nick Craig-Wood <nick at craig-wood.com> -- http://www.craig-wood.com/nick
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