Re: Another gripe about Gnuplot 5.2rc1 dumb terminal (multiple linestyles not working?)
On Sunday, June 25, 2017 2:21:29 PM PDT Craig DeForest wrote:
> It appears that the new dumb terminal doesn’t distinguish between line
> This is the output from the dumb terminal, using PDL::Graphics::Gnuplot on
> one of our test suite cases. First, Gnuplot 5.0. Second, Gnuplot 5.2rc1.
> Aesthetically, I can see the advantage of using symbols for each line or for
> the plus-dash style. But the current code doesn’t seem to have any
> distinction between different line types.
This seems to be an unintended side-effect of adding optional support for
ansi color output using the dumb terminal. As a word-around, disabling color
support fixes it
#define NO_DUMB_COLOR_SUPPORT at the top of dumb.trm
I'll work on a more satisfactory fix and commit it after a bit of testing.