Documentation #2185

Explain pecularities of matplotlib usage on MacOS

Added by pospelov 11 months ago.

Status:BacklogStart date:04 Oct 2018
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Description

  • It seems that recent versions of matplotlib requires some "special" Python on MacOS

It is explained here https://matplotlib.org/faq/osx_framework.html

This was noticed during Bayreuth school on some MacOS + anaconda installations.
BornAgain scripts were crashing during matplotlib import. The solution was to use ~anaconda/bin/pythonW executable instead of ~anaconda/bin/python.

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