Friday, January 28, 2011

Install matplotlib 1.01 on ubuntu

Download: Tarball of matplotlib from SF

Extract it, cd to directory

sudo apt-get install build-essential libpng12-dev libfreetype6-dev

sudo python build
sudo python install

That's it

1 comment:

  1. Iunno bro, I've used matplotlib before and I didn't like it so much. I prefer gnuplot (nah it's gnuplot, not GnuPlot sadly :-\... it does use some modified OS license). Or if you dig the pythons, try gnuplot-py. There's a very good book on gnuplot on you know where ;-]