Bug 458142 - matplotlib-0.98.3 released
 Summary: matplotlib-0.98.3 released
 Status: Product: CLOSED WONTFIX Aliases: None Fedora Fedora python-matplotlib (Show other bugs) --- 9 All Linux medium Severity medium --- Target Release: --- Jef Spaleta Fedora Extras Quality Assurance Show dependency tree / graph

 Reported: 2008-08-06 13:13 EDT by Neal Becker 2009-07-14 10:18 EDT (History) 4 users (show) jonathan.underwood jspaleta olga.moreira zingale Bug Fix --- 2009-07-14 10:18:19 EDT --- --- --- --- --- --- ---

 Neal Becker 2008-08-06 13:13:59 EDT Description of problem: matplotlib-0.98.3 released Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): How reproducible: Steps to Reproduce: 1. 2. 3. Actual results: Expected results: Additional info: Orion Poplawski 2008-08-18 13:57:27 EDT Reassigning. Jonathan Underwood 2009-03-08 10:27:00 EDT Hi Jef - as you know, the current upstream version is 0.98.5.2 which you've got in the rawhide package, but not F-10. I've rebuilt the latest version on F10 and it works fine, and fixes many bugs. Any chance of updating the F-10 branch package? Jef Spaleta 2009-03-08 18:58:09 EDT Hmm I've been running it locally for awhile on my F10 box to make sure it didn't have a set of regressions..waiting for someone to ask for it. I'm always a little wary about bumping scipy or matplotlib, since any regression is going to break people's home built scripts. Even if those "regressions" are really bug fixes. I'll get it out to updates-testing today. -jef Jef Spaleta 2009-03-14 15:57:28 EDT Sorry I got sidelined by a cold for a few days. Update to testing has just been pushed. https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/python-matplotlib-0.98.5.2-2.fc10 This is a backport from F11, and includes the font policy changes to some extent. The package no longer includes its own fonts and depends on the dejavu package. Please make sure default fonts are working correctly. To get non-default font families you'll need to install other system wide font packages. Jonathan Underwood 2009-03-14 21:18:30 EDT Tested and seems to work fine for me. Tested the DejaVu fonts are working by using this example program here: http://matplotlib.sourceforge.net/examples/pylab_examples/font_table_ttf.html and all seems well. Thanks very much Jeff. zingale 2009-03-30 11:56:27 EDT I tried python-matplotlib.x86_64 0:0.98.5.2-2.fc10 (x86_64) from https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/F10/FEDORA-2009-2712, and plots come out fine, but LaTeX fonts (used via the standard r"$latex-here$" method) are all screwed up. matplotlib-new.png shows a plot with python-matplotlib.x86_64 0:0.98.5.2-2.fc10. matplotlib-orig.png shows the same plot with python-matplotlib.x86_64 0:0.98.1-1.fc10 So, it seems that the new matplotlib for F10 breaks the latex fonts that are used as part of that package. zingale 2009-03-30 11:57:45 EDT Created attachment 337227 [details] buggy fonts in plot with updated matplotlib (0:0.98.5.2-2.fc10) zingale 2009-03-30 11:58:40 EDT Created attachment 337228 [details] output with current matplotlib on fedora 10 (0:0.98.1-1.fc10) zingale 2009-03-30 12:01:36 EDT from my plotting routine, the axis labels are set as: pylab.xlabel(r"$t\,\,(\mathrm{s})$") pylab.ylabel(r"$T_\mathrm{peak}\,\,(\mathrm{K})$") zingale 2009-03-30 13:47:44 EDT looks like I pulled the trigger on this bug report too fast -- you need to delete your .matplotlib/ directory after updating, so the font caches are regenerated. After doing that, it works fine. Other upgraders will likely run into this problem though. olga.moreira 2009-05-16 19:07:14 EDT My problem with Latex fonts started since the update to python-matplotlib-0.98.5.2-2.fc10: .matplotlib directory deleted but it did not solve the problem (at least for me). Is the any other way of fixing the problem? I have tried pretty much everything. Thank you in advance Bug Zapper 2009-06-09 22:23:40 EDT This message is a reminder that Fedora 9 is nearing its end of life. Approximately 30 (thirty) days from now Fedora will stop maintaining and issuing updates for Fedora 9. It is Fedora's policy to close all bug reports from releases that are no longer maintained. At that time this bug will be closed as WONTFIX if it remains open with a Fedora 'version' of '9'. 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