On Wed, 29 Jul 2009 20:43:43 -0500
John Hunter <jdh2358@...> wrote:
> On Wed, Jul 29, 2009 at 7:33 PM, Christian
> Lerrahn<lists@...> wrote:
> > Hi,
> > I'm trying to make a few matplotlib scripts work on a box without
> > any X. However, I would like to change it as little as possible and
> > therefore don't want to get rid of the pylab interface.
> > I almost got it to work already by just using the "dummy GUI", i.e.
> > i use
> > import matplotlib as m
> > m.use('Template')
> > import pylab as p
> Why not::
> import matplotlib
> Then you have a full featured mpl backend w/ no GUI or X requirements.
Thanks for that! I had overlooked that backend. It seems to do the
trick perfectly. :)