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Library for making various scientifc graphics in platform independent way. It may use OpenGL or directly write to vector PostScript or bitmap files.

MathGL library makes wide spectrum of scientific graphics (plots, surfaces, contours, isosurfaces and so on) in platform independent way. Graphics may be exported to EPS, PNG, JPEG or TIFF formats. Front-end for library is based on OpenGL and GLUT libraries. Also it is possible to draw plot in console regime directly to file (bitmap or vector PostScript) without using X-server. Output graphics (bitmap drawed in memory) is adapted for using with wxWidgets and FLTK libraries.



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Deborah Nicholson

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29 November 2007

Leaders and contributors

Alexey Balakin Maintainer

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Software prerequisites

Required to usegsl and png libraries
Weak prerequisitejpeg or tiff libraries


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