Simplify complex graph from matplotlib

Murat Yildizoglu myildi at
Fri Oct 2 00:40:16 UTC 2020

Hello Neal, I flatten such graphics by converting them to PNG. They take less memory as such. 


Prof. Murat Yildizoglu
Advisor to the Minister of Education, Youth and Sports of Cambodia
Expertise France

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> Le 2 oct. 2020 à 02:46, Neal Becker <ndbecker2 at> a écrit :
> Don't know if this is more appropriate for lyx or mpl.  I have a couple of graphs with a large number of points.  They were exported from matplotlib as pdf, and produced large files.  After including in lyx, the resulting pdf takes a long time to load.
> The plots don't really need so many points at all.  Other than going back to the mpl source to plot fewer points, is there a way to fix this?
> Thanks,
> Neal
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