[Matplotlib-users] plotting numbers on axes in scientific notation

2008-09-07 Thread anirudh vij
Hi, How can I plot numbers on the x and y axes in scientific notation? I have very large values on the y axis which I'd like to show as 1e9 and not 1 followed by 9 zeros. - This SF.Net email is sponsored by the Moblin Your

[Matplotlib-users] Questions about 3D plotting

2008-07-09 Thread anirudh vij
Hi, First off, I'd like to congratulate the devs who wrote the 3D plotting module. Its great and fits a lot of my plotting needs without resorting to vtk, mayavi etc. But I've had some issues with 3D plots 1. If i do a import pylab as p import matplotlib.axes3d as p3 fig=p.figure() ax =

Re: [Matplotlib-users] Questions about 3D plotting

2008-07-09 Thread anirudh vij
We have been warning that 3D plotting was unsupported and needed someone to volunteer to maintain it for quite a while now. Nobody answered the call, and 3d capabilities did not survive the transition to the new transforms in mpl-0.98, so it was removed, However... hmm. Mayavi2 has a mlab