sparklines – Drawing sparklines: intense, simple, wordlike graphics
Sparklines are intense, simple, wordlike graphics (so named by
Edward Tufte). In lieu of a more detailed introduction,
Professor Tufte's site
has an early release of a chapter on sparklines.
A PHP implementation may be found at
A sparkline can be added using the sparkline environment. Also, you can add sparkling rectangles for the median and special sparkling dots in red or blue. The package requires pdflatex; sparklines cannot appear in a dvi file. The sparklines package uses pgf, and does not work with pictex.
|License||The LaTeX Project Public License|
|Contained in||TeXLive as sparklines|
|MiKTeX as sparklines|
graphics produced by one of the *TeX engines|