Hi Everyone, I'm using plot_date to scatter a ton of data
> retrieved from a database and have encountered an error
> with the date ticks.
> I more or less copied the format of the example in
> and my ticks ended up being months in order but never
> making it past the year 2001 (they just recycle) though my
> data begin in 2000 and end in 2004.
> I took another look at the plot generated by date_demo2.py
> and it turns out that the same is true there.
> I'm thinking this is not intentional, but if so does
> anyone have any advice or example scripts that might help
> me fix my plot?
That's because the format string is printing 'month day' and not
'month year' and the day is always 01 in the example. You might want
monthsFmt = DateFormatter("%b '%y")
Hope this helps,