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Biggles is a Python module for the creation of publication-quality 2D scientific plots. Its features include an elegant, high-level interface, a simple TeX interpreter, and postscript, png, gif, svg, and x11 output formats.

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Recent releases

  •  23 May 2002 20:16

    Release Notes: This release has support for partial ranges and minor bugfixes.

    •  08 Nov 2001 21:08

      Release Notes: Mostly "under the hood" changes (almost 4 times faster for plots with large amounts of data, and clipping the data to the plot region), removal of the python-libplot module, a new module for matlab emulation, and a multipage() function for making multi-page PostScript output.

      •  01 Sep 2001 05:47

        Release Notes: FramedPlot completely rewritten which adds quite a few new features. Configuration options are now read during object instantiation instead of class definition. TeX control sequences '\it' and '\bf' are recognized. The 'read_rows()', 'read_matrix()' functions added. Single characters can now be used as plot symbols.

        •  09 Mar 2001 00:28

          Release Notes: Part of the code was moved into a C module for speed reasons, requirement of the Numeric Python module, new Contour, Contours, FillAbove, and FillBelow plot components, and lots of bugfixes and infrastructure work.

          •  19 Dec 2000 10:37

            Release Notes: Initial freshmeat announcement.


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