aspose file tools*
The moose likes Java in General and the fly likes JFreeChart... Big Moose Saloon
  Search | Java FAQ | Recent Topics | Flagged Topics | Hot Topics | Zero Replies
Register / Login
JavaRanch » Java Forums » Java » Java in General
Bookmark "JFreeChart..." Watch "JFreeChart..." New topic
Author

JFreeChart...

Manish Hatwalne
Ranch Hand

Joined: Sep 22, 2001
Posts: 2578

Is anybody aware of a good tutorial or article for JFreeChart? I have gone through the docs avaliable for free on their site, the developer guide is not available for free, so....
Has anyone come across a simple article or guide abt how to use JFreeChart? As of now, my knowledge abt JFreeChart is at level -5! (ok! around 0 (zero), so any help would be greatly appreciated!!!
TIA,
- Manish
Dirk Schreckmann
Sheriff

Joined: Dec 10, 2001
Posts: 7023
It ain't much, but JavaWorld has an Open Source Profile article on JFreeChart that describes the very basics of creating three different charts and integrating them in a Java app.


[How To Ask Good Questions] [JavaRanch FAQ Wiki] [JavaRanch Radio]
David Gilbert
Ranch Hand

Joined: Jun 01, 2002
Posts: 42
Hi Manish,
There are more than 50 demo applications included in the JFreeChart distribution, in the src/com/jrefinery/chart/demo directory. These should help to get you started. Also, the Javadocs are fairly complete, and you can always ask questions in the free support forum (link on the JFreeChart home page).
I'd like to make the JFreeChart Developer Guide available for free also, but at the moment it is my primary source of income. It's what allows me to spend so much time developing free software - in a sense I am sponsored by a large subset of the JFreeChart user base.
Regards,
Dave Gilbert
JFreeChart Project Leader
Manish Hatwalne
Ranch Hand

Joined: Sep 22, 2001
Posts: 2578

Thanks!!
That should help me to get strted.....
- Manish
Manish Hatwalne
Ranch Hand

Joined: Sep 22, 2001
Posts: 2578

Thanks a ton David Gilbert for all your help!!!
- Manish
 
I agree. Here's the link: http://aspose.com/file-tools
 
subject: JFreeChart...