#1019 matplotlib - please update to new version

closed-accepted
Kurt Schwehr
None
5
2011-06-14
2011-05-11
Rick Page
No

At your convenience, can the Fink package for matplotlib be updated to reflect the most recent version(matplotlib-1.0.1)?

The current Fink package for matplotlib listed in the package database is matplotlib-1.0.0, however there is a new version available. Updating to the new version is greatly needed as the pylab frontend is broken on x86_64 for matplotlib-1.0.0 (behavior noted in the package info file and observed in my installation). According to the release notes for matplotlib-1.0.1, a comment by "mdehoon" indicates that this bug has been fixed and that pylab for matplotlib-1.0.1 works under x86_64 on Macs.

The up-to-date version of matplotlib can be found at: https://sourceforge.net/projects/matplotlib/files/matplotlib/matplotlib-1.0.1/

I attempted to contact the package maintainer through SF but have not received a response.

Thank you.

Discussion

  • Rick Page
    Rick Page
    2011-05-11

    • summary: matplotlib --> matplotlib - please update to new version
     
  • You might also want to try the maintainer's email.

    He's generally receptive to changes when his schedule commits.

     
    • assigned_to: nobody --> goatbar
     
  • ping for maintainer

     
  • Kurt Schwehr
    Kurt Schwehr
    2011-06-14

    • status: open --> closed
     
  • Kurt Schwehr
    Kurt Schwehr
    2011-06-14

    Update completed.

     
  • Kurt Schwehr
    Kurt Schwehr
    2011-06-14

    • status: closed --> closed-accepted