Welcome to perprof-py’s documentation!

perprof-py is a free/open source Python module for performance profiling (as described by Dolan and Moré) with output powered by

  • PGF/TikZ + PGFplots, for the case of writing articles in LaTeX;
  • matplotlib, for the case of PNG/JPG images to LibreOffice Writer or Microsoft Office Word; and
  • Bokeh, for the case of HTML pages with interactive exploration.


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