Pythonified wrote:
I have been trying to assign different colors for each line I plot, where the colors are incrementally darkened (or lightened), or selected from a colorbar (e.g. rainbow). Any ideas?
I have found a simple and better way. One can chose from colors from a color map: >>import pylab as pl >>import matplotlib.cm as cm >>xval = pl.arange(0, 20, 0.2) >>for i in range(256): ... pl.plot(xval, pl.sin(xval)+i, c=cm.hot(i), lw=5) This one if, for instance, picking from a color map called "hot". If one wants to the colors to fade away, or darken, the "alpha" option can be utilized or another color map in which colors darken or fade into another color. There is no need for a long sophisticated script. Enjoy, Pythonified

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