[Live-demo] [OSGeo] #1271: matplotlib - then and now

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Fri Jan 24 11:48:36 PST 2014

#1271: matplotlib - then and now
 Reporter:  darkblueb    |       Owner:  live-demo@…                  
     Type:  enhancement  |      Status:  new                          
 Priority:  major        |   Milestone:  OSGeoLive7.9                 
Component:  LiveDVD      |    Keywords:  iPython, notebook, matplotlib

Comment(by darkblueb):

 testing iPython and iPython notebook, things are good.
 The "pylab" side is not so good however. It seems that {{{matplotlib}}}
 should get an update (0.12 -> 0.13).

 Using pip install, shows :
 sudo pip install -U matplotlib
 Downloading matplotlib-1.3.1.tar.gz (42.2Mb): 42.2Mb downloaded
 The required version of distribute (>=0.6.28) is not available...
 (Currently using distribute 0.6.24dev-r0 (/usr/lib/python2.7/dist-

 so, executed the following:
 user at live-nightly79a:~$ sudo easy_install -U distribute
 user at live-nightly79a:~$ sudo apt-get install python-dev
 user at live-nightly79a:~$ sudo pip install -U matplotlib
 Successfully installed matplotlib numpy python-dateutil tornado pyparsing
 nose six backports.ssl-match-hostname
 Cleaning up...


Ticket URL: <http://trac.osgeo.org/osgeo/ticket/1271#comment:6>
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