Python tool wrapping around the pgfgantt LaTeX library to make drawing Gantt charts easier
Requires the pgfgantt LaTeX library, and the dateutil Python library.
# Generate tex source python example.py > example.tex # Compile tex to pdf pdflatex example.tex # Convert tex to ppm pdftoppm example.pdf example # Convert ppm to png convert example-1.ppm example.png
The LaTeX output and final PNG result are available here:
Tasks and groups will be reordered according to their start dates -- this is apparent in the example plot (Task 3 comes before Task 2).
Dependencies between tasks can currently not be specified.
Task progress indication is planned, but not yet available.