On Tuesday, August 30, 2011, Katie Boyle <katielboyle@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi Ben,
> I'm using mpl 0.99 on Ubuntu 10.10, and whether I use contour or contourf I get a plot that is laying in the X-Y plane with contour loops extending into the +z direction. The contour plot itself looks right (if I could get it to be 2D instead of 3D), it's just its orientation and non-planarity that pose problems.
> Cheers,
> Katie

Posting an image would be very helpful.  In addition, I don't think v0.99 supports what you are trying to do.  But perhaps the image would make things clearer.

Ben Root