A. Same as for any Python script, just give your script a .pyw extension - it works on my Win98 system. I have matplotlib configured to use the GTKAgg backend.
> So this isn't a scipy question, but since it came up during a gplt
> question I'll ask anyway.
> I started using matplotlib for plotting my histograms and a python.exe
> shell always opens. Is there any way to get rid of this, e.g. run
> pythonw.exe instead.