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PLplot-5.10.0 has been released

This is the latest stable release of PLplot. We encourage all users to upgrade to this version which is the only version we support. It represents the ongoing efforts of the community to improve the PLplot plotting package which is almost entirely licensed under the LGPL. We expect to make several of these releases a year, and the planned next stable release should have a version number of 5.11.0.... read more

Posted by Alan W. Irwin 2014-02-13

PLplot Release 5.9.11

This is a development release of PLplot. It represents the ongoing efforts of the community to improve the PLplot plotting package which is almost entirely licensed under the LGPL. Development releases in the 5.9.x series will be available every few months. The next stable release will be 5.10.0.

PLplot releases may be found at http://sourceforge.net/projects/plplot/files/plplot.

Release notes and a detailed ChangeLog are given in the README.release and ChangeLog.release files included with the release tarball. (The README.release file available separately at http://sourceforge.net/projects/plplot/files/plplot/ for each release is a concatanation of those two files.) Feedback and contributions for PLplot can be submitted to the mailing lists provided at http://sourceforge.net/p/plplot/mailman/.... read more

Posted by Alan W. Irwin 2013-12-22

PLplot Release 5.9.10

This is a development release of PLplot. It represents the ongoing efforts of the community to improve the PLplot plotting package which is almost entirely licensed under the LGPL. Development releases in the 5.9.x series will be available every few months. The next full release will be 5.10.0.

PLplot releases may be found at http://sourceforge.net/projects/plplot/files/plplot.

Release notes and a detailed ChangeLog are given in the README.release and ChangeLog.release files included with the release tarball. (The README.release file available separately at http://sourceforge.net/projects/plplot/files/plplot/ for each release is a concatanation of those two files.) Feedback and contributions for PLplot can be submitted to the mailing lists provided at http://sourceforge.net/p/plplot/mailman/.

PLplot's Home Page is http://plplot.sourceforge.net/.

Posted by Alan W. Irwin 2013-10-01

PLplot Release 5.9.9

This is a development release of PLplot. It represents the ongoing efforts of the community to improve the PLplot plotting package. Development releases in the 5.9.x series will be available every few months. The next full release will be 5.10.0.

PLplot releases may be found at
http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=2915 .

Detailed release notes are given in the README.release file included with the tarball.... read more

Posted by Hazen Babcock 2011-10-13

PLplot Release 5.9.8

This is a development release of PLplot. It represents the ongoing efforts of the community to improve the PLplot plotting package. Development releases in the 5.9.x series will be available every few months. The next full release will be 5.10.0.

PLplot releases may be found at
http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=2915 .

Detailed release notes are given in the README.release file included with the tarball.... read more

Posted by Hazen Babcock 2011-08-01

PLplot Release 5.9.7

This is a development release of PLplot. It represents the ongoing efforts of the community to improve the PLplot plotting package. Development releases in the 5.9.x series will be available every few months. The next full release will be 5.10.0.

PLplot releases may be found at
http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=2915 .

Detailed release notes are given in the README.release file included with the tarball.... read more

Posted by Hazen Babcock 2010-10-03

PLplot Release 5.9.6

This is a development release of PLplot. It represents the ongoing efforts of the community to improve the PLplot plotting package. Development releases in the 5.9.x series will be available every few months. The next full release will be 5.10.0.

PLplot releases may be found at
http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=2915 .

Detailed release notes are given in the README.release file included with the tarball.... read more

Posted by Hazen Babcock 2010-06-05

PLplot Release 5.9.5

This is a development release of PLplot. It represents the ongoing efforts of the community to improve the PLplot plotting package. Development releases in the 5.9.x series will be available every few months. The next full release will be 5.10.0.

PLplot releases may be found at
http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=2915 .

Detailed release notes are given in the README.release file included with the tarball.... read more

Posted by Hazen Babcock 2009-09-06

Happy ten thousandth anniversary to PLplot!

PLplot (see http://plplot.sourceforge.net\) is a cross-platform software package for creating scientific plots that has been in continuous development since its inception 17 years ago. On May 23, 2009 the PLplot developers quietly celebrated our ten thousandth commit since our initial software repository was populated back in May 1992.

This longevity puts PLplot in some select company amongst open-source software projects. We may even be unique within this group because all PLplot development has been done by volunteers in their spare time.... read more

Posted by Alan W. Irwin 2009-05-31

PLplot Release 5.9.4

This is a development release of PLplot. It represents the ongoing efforts of the community to improve the PLplot plotting package. Development releases in the 5.9.x series will be available every few months. The next full release will be 5.10.0.

PLplot releases may be found at
http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=2915 .

Detailed release notes are given in the README.release file included with the tarball, and at
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=681756. ... read more

Posted by Hazen Babcock 2009-05-10

OS-X / Aquaterm / 5.9.3 Warning!

This news item is to warn users OS-X & Aquaterm users that we have found a problem building 5.9.3 on this platform. We plan to release 5.9.4 by May 11 to solve this problem. If you would still like to try 5.9.3 we recommend following the instructions here for correcting the build error:

https://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/forum.php?thread_name=49FF7B01.1070402%40mac.com&forum_name=plplot-general

Posted by Hazen Babcock 2009-05-05

PLplot Release 5.9.3

This is a development release of PLplot. It represents the ongoing efforts of the community to improve the PLplot plotting package. Development releases in the 5.9.x series will be available every few months. The next full release will be 5.10.0.

PLplot releases may be found at
http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=2915 .

Detailed release notes are given in the README.release file included with the tarball, and at
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=680133.... read more

Posted by Hazen Babcock 2009-05-03

PLplot Release 5.9.2

This is a development release of PLplot. It represents the ongoing efforts of the community to improve the PLplot plotting package. Development releases in the 5.9.x series will be available every few months. The next full release will be 5.10.0.

PLplot releases may be found at
http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=2915 .

Detailed release notes are given in the README.release file included with the tarball, and at
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=654670. ... read more

Posted by Hazen Babcock 2009-01-18

PLplot Release 5.9.1

This is a development release of PLplot. It represents the ongoing efforts of the community to improve the PLplot plotting package. Development releases in the 5.9.x series will be available every few months. The next full release will be 5.10.0.

PLplot releases may be found at
http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=2915 .

Detailed release notes are given in the README.release file included with the tarball, and at
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=647235.... read more

Posted by Hazen Babcock 2008-12-15

PLplot Release 5.9.0

This is a development release of PLplot. It represents the ongoing efforts of the community to improve the PLplot plotting package. Development releases in the 5.9.x series will be available every few months. The next full release will be 5.10.0.

PLplot releases may be found at
http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=2915 .

Detailed release notes are given in the README.release file included with the tarball, and at
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=575403. ... read more

Posted by Hazen Babcock 2008-02-10

PLplot Release 5.8.0

This is a stable release of PLplot. It represents the ongoing efforts of the community to improve the PLplot plotting package. Development releases in the 5.9.x series will be available every few months. The next full release will be 5.10.0.

PLplot releases may be found at
http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=2915 .

Detailed release notes are given in the README.release file included with the tarball, and at
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=555104. ... read more

Posted by Hazen Babcock 2007-11-18

PLplot Release 5.8.0-RC1

This is a release candidate 1 for a stable release of PLplot. It represents the ongoing efforts of the community to improve the PLplot plotting package. Development releases in the 5.9.x series will be available every few months. The next full release will be 5.10.0.

PLplot releases may be found at
http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=2915 .

Detailed release notes are given in the README.release file included with the tarball, and at
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=548604. ... read more

Posted by Hazen Babcock 2007-10-21

PLplot Release 5.7.4

Warning: This release does not contain the deprecated autotools build system (i.e. ./configure won't work). As this system is deprecated we encourage users to migrate to the new cmake build system. However, this removal was accidental and the autotools build system will be available in future releases (at least for a while).

This is a routine development release of PLplot. It represents the ongoing
efforts of the community to improve the PLplot plotting package. Development
releases in the 5.7.x series will be available every few months. The next full
release will be 5.8.0. ... read more

Posted by Hazen Babcock 2007-08-14

PLplot switched to Subversion

The cvs2svn script helped to preserve all the commit and tagged release information that was in the CVS repository.

Posted by Alan W. Irwin 2007-03-30

PLplot Release 5.7.3

This is a routine development release of PLplot. It represents the ongoing
efforts of the community to improve the PLplot plotting package. Development
releases in the 5.7.x series will be available every few months. The next full
release will be 5.8.0.

PLplot releases may be found at
http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=2915 .

Detailed release notes are given in the README.release file included with the tarball, and at
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=496421.... read more

Posted by Hazen Babcock 2007-03-26

PLplot Release 5.7.2

This is a routine development release of PLplot. It represents the ongoing
efforts of the community to improve the PLplot plotting package. Development
releases in the 5.7.x series will be available every few months. The next full
release will be 5.8.0.

PLplot releases may be found at
http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=2915 .

Detailed release notes are given in the README.release file included with the tarball, and at
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=480361. ... read more

Posted by Hazen Babcock 2007-01-22

PLplot Release 5.7.1

This is a routine development release of PLplot. It represents the ongoing
efforts of the community to improve the PLplot plotting package. Development
releases in the 5.7.x series will be available every few months. The next full
release will be 5.8.0.

PLplot releases may be found at
http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=2915 .

Detailed release notes are given in the README.release file included with the tarball, and at
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=466827. ... read more

Posted by Hazen Babcock 2006-11-27

PLplot Release 5.7.0 (RC1)

This is a routine development release of PLplot. It represents the ongoing
efforts of the community to improve the PLplot plotting package. Development
releases in the 5.7.x series will be available every few months. The next full
release will be 5.8.0.

PLplot releases may be found at
http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=2915 .

Detailed release notes are given in the README.release file included with the tarball, and at
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=464993. ... read more

Posted by Hazen Babcock 2006-11-20

PLplot Release 5.6.1

This release corrects a number of outstanding issues with plplot that were
discovered subsequent to the 5.6.0 release. It represents the ongoing efforts
of the community to improve the PLplot plotting package. Development releases
in the 5.7.x series will be available every few months. The next full release
will be 5.8.0.

PLplot releases may be found at
http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=2915 . ... read more

Posted by Hazen Babcock 2006-05-30

PLplot Release 5.6.0

This is a stable release of PLplot. It represents the ongoing efforts of the community to improve the PLplot plotting package. Development releases in the 5.7.x series will be available every few months. The next full release will be 5.8.0.

PLplot releases may be found at
http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=2915 .

Detailed release notes are given in the README.release file included with the tarball, and at
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=414455. ... read more

Posted by Hazen Babcock 2006-05-03