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Graph Utils (Open-Source)
Mostly I've heard bad things about matplotlib under Python. Lots of
good features, but buggy and a bit of a memory hog. How did you find it?
On 02/18/2011 10:34 AM, Peter A. Friend wrote:
> I've used gnuplot for several projects and found it very flexible.
> Gnuplot is also handy because it's easy to feed it commands over a
> pipe. I also recommend the "Gnuplot In Action" book - it saved me a
> ton of time. I have also used matplotlib within Python.
> For more interactive graphs I've played with the Processing
> environment a bit, but not enough to provide a useful comparison with
> the other tools.
> On Feb 18, 2011, at 11:13 AM, Max Pierson wrote:
>> Hi List,
>> Anyone out there using something other than rrdtool for creating
>> graphs?? I
>> have a project that will need a trend taken, and unfortunately rrdtool
>> doesn't fit the bill. All of the scripting, data collection,
>> database archival, etc will be custom written or is already done
>> (with some
>> hacks of course :). So really what i'm looking for is something along
>> lines of GNUplot. Has anyone used it before and would like to share
>> experiences?? Seems like it will be able to my plot data accordingly,
>> wanted to see if there were any other popular tools I've yet to come
>> (Open-Source only please)