Sunday, November 6, 2011

Python(x, y) Released!

Hi All,
Pierre and I are pleased to announce that Python(x,y) has been released. This is the first maintenance release based on Python 2.7. It includes several bug fixes and package upgrades. Also, several additional packages were updated to Python 2.7. 

Python(x,y) is a free Python distribution providing a ready-to-use scientific development software for numerical computations, data analysis and data visualization based on Python programming language, Qt graphical user interfaces (and development framework)  and Spyder interactive development environment. Its purpose is to help scientific programmers used to interpreted languages (such as MATLAB or IDL) or compiled languages (C/C++ or Fortran) to switch to Python. Here is the change log for version

  • scikits.image 0.3.1


  • h5py 2.0.1
  • Cython 0.15.1
  • VTK 5.8.0
  • Sphinx 1.0.8
  • docutils
  • simplejson 2.2.1
  • jinja2 2.6.0
  • scikits.learn 0.9
  • Pyreadline 1.7.1
  • Matplotlib 1.1.0
  • SciTE 2.29
  • Console 2.0.148
  • xy 1.2.12

-Gabi Davar and Pierre Raybaut