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Re: Simplest 2D Plot Program?

On Mon, Mar 14, 2005 at 05:30:37PM -0500, Roberto C. Sanchez wrote:
> Thomas H. George wrote:
> >I want to plot a set of unconnected points at irregular intervals over a
> >period of ten years.
> >
> >I have used apt-cache search to find and try several programs - xgraph
> >seems to be the closest to my needs but I can't make it plot large
> >points.  They must be there as it will draw lines connecting the points
> >but without the lines the points are invisible even with the -P option.
> >
> >I hope there is a simple Debian program to do this job and I would
> >appreciate any recommendations.
> >
> Try gnuplot.  All you need is to put your data into a file (two columns
> x and y data) and tell it to plot the file.  Google search for details.
> -Roberto
> --
> Roberto C. Sanchez
> http://familiasanchez.net/~sanchezr
Thanks, gnuplot did the job nicely.

Tom George

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