Python with SGeMS


aboucher - Posted on 11 April 2009

This section introduces the basic Python functions. It is meant as a companion to the complete Python tutorial found at python.org.

Python is an easy to learn yet powerful language. Coupled with Python SGeMS could provide a platform for geomodeling.

SGeMS comes with a basic Python library. The advanced user should install the full Python library in addition to a suite of scientific libraries such as scipy and matplotlib.

Python
The Python language
Scipy
Library for scientific computing
Matplotlib
Library for data visualization

We will try to keep the Python version current with each new release of SGeMS. With Microsoft Windows operating system, the user should look first in the installation folder to note the current Python version. The software delivered with the initial book print uses Python 2.4.


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