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Minimalistic plotting front-end and python code generator

Project description

simple_plotter is a code-generator and minimal GUI frontend for plotting functional 2D x,y-plots. The function equation has to be entered in python syntax (allowing the use of numpy statements).

Besides saving and loading projects to/from a JSON file, simple_plotter also provides the possibility to export the project as python code.

simple_plotter is released under GPLv3.

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How to install

simple_plotter can either installed via pip or conda.

For pip use:

pip install simple-plotter

or for conda:

conda install -c thecker simple_plotter


simple_plotter is written in python3 and requires following packages:

  • pyqt >= 5
  • jsonpickle
  • numpy
  • matplotlib
  • setuptools_scm
  • jinja2


To launch simple_plotter just call

python -m simple_plotter.gui

For detailed usage instructions see the user guide at

Developer information

The source code can be obtained from:

For code documentation see the API documentation at

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