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Old 01-14-2011, 08:47 PM
Evangelos Foutras
 
Default qt3 backend in python-matplotlib

On Fri, Jan 14, 2011 at 11:12 PM, Stéphane Gaudreault
<stephane@archlinux.org> wrote:
> I am preparing an update of python-matplotlib to version 1.0.1. This package
> supports multiple backends for rendering graphics and plotting windows. So
> far, our PKGBUILD supported QTAgg which requires the old qt3. Considering that
> qt3 has no future, I wonder if it is still necessary to provide this backend.
> Any objections if I drop it ?
>
> I will also set the default backend to QT4Agg (user will still be able to
> change the default in the matplotlibrc file or in their scripts).

From what I understand Qt4 is supported, right? If so, I agree that
it's reasonable to drop support for Qt3.
 
Old 01-14-2011, 08:51 PM
Stéphane Gaudreault
 
Default qt3 backend in python-matplotlib

Le 14 janvier 2011 16:47:39, Evangelos Foutras a écrit :
> On Fri, Jan 14, 2011 at 11:12 PM, Stéphane Gaudreault
>
> <stephane@archlinux.org> wrote:
> > I am preparing an update of python-matplotlib to version 1.0.1. This
> > package supports multiple backends for rendering graphics and plotting
> > windows. So far, our PKGBUILD supported QTAgg which requires the old
> > qt3. Considering that qt3 has no future, I wonder if it is still
> > necessary to provide this backend. Any objections if I drop it ?
> >
> > I will also set the default backend to QT4Agg (user will still be able to
> > change the default in the matplotlibrc file or in their scripts).
>
> From what I understand Qt4 is supported, right? If so, I agree that
> it's reasonable to drop support for Qt3.

You are right, QT4 is still supported.

Stéphane
 

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