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PyX is a Python package for the creation of PostScript and PDF files. It combines an abstraction of the PostScript drawing model with a TeX/LaTeX interface. Complex tasks like 2D and 3D plots in publication-ready quality are built out of these primitives.

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  •  20 Dec 2013 16:47

    Release Notes: PyX has been ported to Python 3. It now requires Python 3.2 and above. Python 2 users should continue to use the previous releases. Text module was modernised and received new documentation. The normpath now removes cusps from normcurves by splitting the curves on instability points such that tangents etc. are always well defined. Various improvements and bugfixes complete this release.

    •  26 Oct 2012 10:15

      Release Notes: This release fixes drawing bugs in the gradient style for the recently introduced key graph.

      •  17 Oct 2012 22:03

        Release Notes: This release adds a density graph style to create density plots. The color scale is shown by a separate key graph. The key graph feature has also been integrated into existing styles where appropriate, like in the 3D surface style. A rather large set of other additions and bugfixes all over the place complete this release.

        •  20 May 2011 14:06

          Release Notes: This release fixes a few bugs, most importantly the extension build process. The manual has been been ported to Sphinx.

          •  15 May 2011 16:03

            Release Notes: This release contains a major reorganization of the text output code. Transparency in bitmaps is now supported, and limited functionality of the bar style is available in 3d graphs. Various bugs have been fixed and there are small improvements all over the place.


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