In this article we will see how we can get pixel padding of the line of line graph in the PyQtGraph module. PyQtGraph is a graphics and user interface library for Python that provides functionality commonly required in designing and science applications. Its primary goals are to provide fast, interactive graphics for displaying data (plots, video, etc.) A line chart or line plot or line graph or curve chart is a type of chart which displays information as a series of data points called ‘markers’ connected by straight line segments. It is a basic type of chart common in many fields. Line graph is created with the help of plot class in PyQtGraph. Pixel Padding is the size in pixels that this item may draw beyond the values returned by dataBounds().
We can create a plot window and create lines on it with the help of commands given below
# creating a pyqtgraph plot window plt = pg.plot() # ploting line in green color # with dot symbol as x, not a mandatory field line = plt.plot(x, y, pen='g', symbol='x', symbolPen='g', symbolBrush=0.2, name='green')
In order to do this we use
pixelPaddingmethod with the line object
Syntax : line.pixelPadding()
Argument : It takes no argument
Return : It returns float value
Below is the implementation
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