showdisp

Mapdl.showdisp(dname='', ncpl='', **kwargs)

Defines the display driver name.

APDL Command: /SHOWDISP

Parameters
  • dname

    Valid driver name (see Getting Started with Graphics in the Basic Analysis Guide for details):

    <device name> - Any linked terminal driver (such as X11, TEKTRONIX, etc.)

    HPGL - Hewlett-Packard Graphics Language

    HPGL2 - Hewlett-Packard Graphics Language with enhanced

    color. (See the HPGL command for options.) Ignores the NCPL field.

    INTERLEAF - Interleaf ASCII Format, OPS Version 5.0

    POSTSCRIPT - PostScript, Version 1.0 Minimally Conforming

    DUMP - ASCII Text Dump

  • ncpl – Number of color planes (4 to 8). Default is device-dependent.