Register colormaps packaged with ProPlot or saved to the
~/.proplot/cmapsfolder. This is called on import. Colormaps are registered according to their filenames – for example,
name.xyzwill be registered as
Valid file extensions are as follows:
List of HEX strings in any format (comma-separated, separate lines, with double quotes… anything goes).
XML files with
<Point .../>tags specifying
b, and (optionally)
xis the coordinate and the rest are the red, blue, green, and opacity channel values.
3-4 column table of red, blue, green, and (optionally) opacity channel values, delimited by commas or spaces. If values larger than 1 are detected, they are assumed to be on the 0-255 scale and are divided by 255.
To visualize the registered colormaps, use
user (bool, optional) – Whether to reload user colormaps. Default is
default (bool, optional) – Whether to reload default proplot colormaps. Default is