Hi list, I have inherited a piece of code. It uses
> LineCollection and works allright, except lines are plotted
> and I want to see the points, not the interpolated line. Is
> this a contradiction in itself, or might it be possible? I
> see 'solid', 'dotted', 'dashed' and 'dashdot' as linestyle
> options, but don't see 'points' among them.
> The reason LineCollection is used, is that each point needs
> to have a particular color; the plot has a third dimension
> so as to say.
You can probably use "scatter" for this -- it allows you to create and
x,y plot of polygonal markers with different colors. But these are
intensities mapped to a color. If you need to specify the exact color
of the markers, use a PolygonCollection.