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NAME

       PLplot - Advanced 2D and 3D scientific plotting library

DESCRIPTION

       Available API man pages:

       pl_setcontlabelformat: Set format of numerical label for contours
       pl_setcontlabelparam:  Set  parameters of contour labelling other than format of numerical
       label
       pladv: Advance the (sub-)page
       plarc: Draw a circular or elliptical arc
       plaxes: Draw a box with axes, etc. with arbitrary origin
       plbin: Plot a histogram from binned data
       plbop: Begin a new page
       plbox: Draw a box with axes, etc
       plbox3: Draw a box with axes, etc, in 3-d
       plcalc_world: Calculate world coordinates and corresponding  window  index  from  relative
       device coordinates
       plclear: Clear current (sub)page
       plcol0: Set color, map0
       plcol1: Set color, map1
       plcont: Contour plot
       plcpstrm: Copy state parameters from the reference stream to the current stream
       plend: End plotting session
       plend1: End plotting session for current stream
       plenv0:  Same  as  plenv(3plplot)  but  if in multiplot mode does not advance the subpage,
       instead clears it.
       plenv: Set up standard window and draw box
       pleop: Eject current page
       plerrx: Draw x error bar
       plerry: Draw y error bar
       plfamadv: Advance to the next family file on the next new page
       plfill: Draw filled polygon
       plfill3: Draw filled polygon in 3D
       plflush: Flushes the output stream
       plfont: Set character font
       plfontld: Load character font
       plgchr: Get character default height and current (scaled) height
       plgcol0: Returns 8-bit RGB values for given color from color map0
       plgcol0a: Returns 8-bit RGB values and double alpha value for given color from color map0.
       plgcolbg:  Returns the background color (cmap0[0]) by 8-bit RGB value
       plgcolbga:  Returns the background color (cmap0[0])  by 8-bit RGB value and  double  alpha
       value.
       plgcompression: Get the current device-compression setting
       plgdev: Get the current device (keyword) name
       plgdidev: Get parameters that define current device-space window
       plgdiori: Get plot orientation
       plgdiplt: Get parameters that define current plot-space window
       plgfam: Get family file parameters
       plgfci: Get FCI (font characterization integer)
       plgfnam: Get output file name
       plgfont: Get family, style and weight of the current font
       plglevel: Get the (current) run level
       plgpage: Get page parameters
       plgra: Switch to graphics screen
       plgradient: Draw linear gradient inside polygon
       plgriddata: Grid data from irregularly sampled data
       plgspa: Get current subpage parameters
       plgstrm: Get current stream number
       plgver: Get the current library version number
       plgvpd: Get viewport limits in normalized device coordinates
       plgvpw: Get viewport limits in world coordinates
       plgxax: Get x axis parameters
       plgyax: Get y axis parameters
       plgzax: Get z axis parameters
       plhist: Plot a histogram from unbinned data
       plhlsrgb: Convert HLS color to RGB
       plimagefr: Plot a 2D matrix using color map1
       plimage: Plot a 2D matrix using color map1 with automatic colour adjustment
       plinit: Initialize PLplot
       pljoin: Draw a line between two points
       pllab: Simple routine to write labels
       pllegend:  Plot  legend  using  discretely  annotated filled boxes, lines, and/or lines of
       symbols
       pllightsource: Sets the 3D position of the light source
       plline: Draw a line
       plline3: Draw a line in 3 space
       pllsty: Select line style
       plmap: Plot continental outline in world coordinates.
       plmeridians: Plot latitude and longitude lines.
       plmesh: Plot surface mesh
       plmeshc: Magnitude colored plot surface mesh with contour.
       plmkstrm: Creates a new stream and makes it the default
       plmtex: Write text relative to viewport boundaries
       plmtex3: Write text relative to viewport boundaries in 3D plots.
       plot3d: Plot 3-d surface plot
       plot3dc: Magnitude colored plot surface with contour.
       plparseopts: Parse command-line arguments
       plpat: Set area fill pattern
       plpath: Draw a line between two points, accounting for coordinate transforms.
       plpoin: Plot a glyph at the specified points
       plpoin3: Plot a glyph at the specified 3D points
       plpoly3: Draw a polygon in 3 space
       plprec: Set precision in numeric labels
       plpsty: Select area fill pattern
       plptex: Write text inside the viewport
       plptex3: Write text inside the viewport of a 3D plot.
       plrandd: Random number generator  returning a real random number in the range [0,1].
       plreplot: Replays contents of plot buffer to current device/file
       plrgbhls: Convert RGB color to HLS
       plschr: Set character size
       plscmap0: Set color map0 colors by 8-bit RGB values
       plscmap0a: Set color map0 colors by 8-bit RGB values and  double alpha value.
       plscmap0n: Set number of colors in color map0
       plscmap1: Set color map1 colors using 8-bit RGB values
       plscmap1a: Set color map1 colors using 8-bit RGB values and double alpha values.
       plscmap1l: Set color map1 colors using a piece-wise linear relationship
       plscmap1la: Set color map1 colors using a piece-wise linear relationship
       plscmap1n: Set number of colors in color map1
       plscol0:  Set a given color from color map0 by 8 bit RGB value
       plscol0a:  Set a given color from color map0 by 8 bit RGB value and double alpha value.
       plscolbg: Set the background color by 8-bit RGB value
       plscolbga: Set the background color by 8-bit RGB value and double alpha value.
       plscolor: Used to globally turn color output on/off
       plscompression: Set device-compression level
       plsdev: Set the device (keyword) name
       plsdidev: Set parameters that define current device-space window
       plsdimap: Set up transformation from metafile coordinates
       plsdiori: Set plot orientation
       plsdiplt: Set parameters that define current plot-space window
       plsdiplz: Set parameters incrementally (zoom mode) that define current plot-space window
       plseed: Set seed for internal random  number generator.
       plsesc: Set the escape character for text strings
       plsetopt: Set any command-line option
       plsfam: Set family file parameters
       plsfci: Set FCI (font characterization integer)
       plsfnam: Set output file name
       plsfont: Set family, style and weight of the current font
       plshades: Shade regions on the basis of value
       plshade:  Shade individual region on the basis of value
       plshade1: Shade individual region on the basis of value
       plslabelfunc: Assign a function to use for generating custom axis labels
       plsmaj: Set length of major ticks
       plsmem: Set the memory area to be plotted (RGB)
       plsmema: Set the memory area to be plotted (RGBA)
       plsmin: Set length of minor ticks
       plsori: Set orientation
       plspage: Set page parameters
       plspal0: Set the colors for color table 0 from a cmap0 file
       plspal1: Set the colors for color table 1 from a cmap1 file
       plspause: Set the pause (on end-of-page) status
       plsstrm: Set current output stream
       plssub: Set the number of subpages in x and y
       plssym: Set symbol size
       plstar: Initialization
       plstart: Initialization
       plstransform: Set a global coordinate transform function
       plstring: Plot a glyph at the specified points
       plstring3: Plot a glyph at the specified 3D points
       plstripa: Add a point to a stripchart
       plstripc: Create a 4-pen stripchart
       plstripd: Deletes and releases memory used by a stripchart
       plstyl: Set line style
       plsurf3d: Plot shaded 3-d surface plot
       plfsurf3d: Plot shaded 3-d surface plot
       plsvect: Set arrow style for vector plots
       plsvpa: Specify viewport in absolute coordinates
       plsxax: Set x axis parameters
       plsyax: Set y axis parameters
       plsym: Plot a glyph at the specified points
       plszax: Set z axis parameters
       pltext: Switch to text screen
       pltimefmt: Set format for date / time labels
       plvasp: Specify viewport using aspect ratio only
       plvect: Vector plot
       plvpas: Specify viewport using coordinates and aspect ratio
       plvpor: Specify viewport using coordinates
       plvsta: Select standard viewport
       plw3d: Set up window for 3-d plotting
       plwid: Set pen width
       plwind: Specify world coordinates of viewport boundaries
       plxormod: Enter or leave xor mode

AUTHORS

       Geoffrey Furnish and Maurice  LeBrun  wrote  and  maintain  PLplot.   This  man  page  was
       automatically generated from the DocBook source of the PLplot documentation, maintained by
       Alan W. Irwin and Rafael Laboissiere.

SEE ALSO

       PLplot documentation at http://plplot.sourceforge.net/resources.

                                          February, 2012                          plplot(3plplot)