diagrams-lib VS plot-light

Compare diagrams-lib vs plot-light and see what are their differences.


A lightweight plotting library, exporting to SVG (by ocramz)
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diagrams-lib plot-light
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134 6
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6.0 0.0
4 days ago over 5 years ago
Haskell Haskell
BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of diagrams-lib. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.
  • Resolving cabal dependency errors
    1 project | /r/haskell | 25 Sep 2022
    From what I can see, your first compilation error is a regression in diagrams-lib that the developer already fixed once but then reintroduced. Perhaps try raising an issue with him?
  • Extra cli-argument in haskell-diagrams program
    1 project | /r/haskellquestions | 10 Dec 2021
    I believe the answer lies somewhere in here https://github.com/diagrams/diagrams-lib/blob/b7357d6d9d56f80f6c06a185514600c31d53c944/src/Diagrams/Backend/CmdLine.hs. I probably have to wrap the `Diagrams` type somehow and implement `Parseable` for it, but i am not sure how exactly


Posts with mentions or reviews of plot-light. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

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Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing diagrams-lib and plot-light you can also consider the following projects:

d3js - Haskell to D3.js binding by deep EDSL approach.

reanimate - Haskell library for building declarative animations based on SVG graphics

diagrams-contrib - User-contributed extensions to diagrams

implicit - A math-inspired CAD program in haskell. CSG, bevels, and shells; 2D & 3D geometry; 2D gcode generation...

freetype-simple - single line text rendering in opengles

brick - A declarative Unix terminal UI library written in Haskell

diagrams-html5 - HTML5 Canvas backend for diagrams

diagrams-rasterific - Rasterific backend for diagrams

free-game - The free game engine

GLFW-b - Haskell bindings to GLFW

gelatin - A nice Haskell graphics API. There's always room for jello.

Gifcurry - 😎 The open-source, Haskell-built video editor for GIF makers.