timeplotters is a collection of command line tools for visualizing temporal data. It is especially useful for visualizing data from ad-hoc program logs, helping you to spot patterns and anomalies that you would not otherwise see by just watching how the program works or by looking at the logs with the naked eye. Its input format is tailored to event types typically seen in program logs, and the visualization methods are tailored to the questions typically asked about program performance (e.g. distribution of activity durations).
Scorealgorithm1 composes musical scores using controlled, randomized procedures. It is written in Python, and the output is compatible with the digital synthesis software CSound. Scorealgorithm1 is a flexible composition tool that can create varied styles of music with changing harmonic, melodic, and rhythmic textures. The program also features various tuning systems and adaptable performance controls. Complex repetition, even canonic imitation, is possible. Visit the Web site for tutorials, documentation, and examples of music created using the software.