Multicolor line charts

Published on by Joannes Vermorel.

The releases of Lokad are done on Tuesdays, and every Tuesday, we release a few more useful bits. Sometimes we release major components - like our latest probabilistic forecasting engine - but nearly every week comes with a few more features and enhancements. Software development at Lokad is very incremental.

A few weeks ago, we improved our line chart. So far, it was only possible to specify one color - the primary color - for the line chart, and then, if multiple lines were to be present, Envision was auto-picking one color for each line. However, with 4 lines or more, our line charts were becoming somewhat unreadable:

Thus, we have improved the syntax of the line chart to offer the possibility to specify a color for each line:

Through this syntax we get the much improved visual:

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