On Wed, Mar 2, 2011 at 12:27 AM, Brian Granger <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
I am trying to do a simple animation examples similar to the one here:
But it does not work. I have tried with different backends, plain
python, within ipython. I am using ipython 0.10 and matplotlib 0.99.3
from EPD. I have used this approach in the past, but no luck this
time. If I add a show() early on, the first plot shows OK, but it
sits and waits until I close the plot window before moving on. Any
Animations can be a very fickle thing in matplotlib. Everything has to be perfect for it to work properly. Are you able to run that first example on that page? Can you include a self-contained version of your code that reproduces your problem?