I just had a user ask me if the matlab function datetick
> exists in MPL. I don't believe that it does so I was
> wondering if anyone had written their own implementation of
> Here's the help text from the matlab web site:
As far as I know, it does not exist and would be useful. The
tick locators and formatters are cumbersome for many users, and if a
simple function encapsulated their function that would be helpful.
Fire when ready.