AttributeError: 'Plot_OldSync' object has no attribute 'mpyplot'
I am new to backtrader and the forum. After looking at several platforms I came back to backtester.
I am not a professional programmer. However I attempted to import csv data and plot it which fails with AttributeError: 'Plot_OldSync' object has no attribute 'mpyplot'
Can someone point me to the right direction? pudb debugging didn't get me further.
EDIT: setting todate and fromdate to the same values for both data, does not help.
Thanks in advance,
import datetime import backtrader as bt import backtrader.feeds as btfeeds import os import sys class GdaxCSVLHOC(btfeeds.GenericCSVData): """ bundle loading of gdax CSV files pass dataname as parameter with the name of the CSV file """ params = ( # reversed=True takes into account that the CSV data has already been reversed # and has the standard expected date ascending order ('reverse', False), ('headers', True), ('separator', ","), # defaults to min #fromdate=datetime.datetime(2000, 1, 1), # defaults to max #todate=datetime.datetime(2000, 12, 31), ('nullvalue', 0.0), # Format used to parse the datetime CSV field ('dtformate', '%Y-%m-%d %H:%M:%S'), # Format used to parse the time CSV field if "present" #('tmformat', ) #Fields order ('datetime', 0), ('high', 2), ('low', 1), ('open', 3), ('close', 4), ('volume', 5), ('openinterest', -1) ) if __name__ == '__main__': # Create a cerebro entity cerebro = bt.Cerebro() # Data is in an extra folder modpath = os.path.dirname(os.path.abspath(sys.argv)) datapath = os.path.join(modpath, '..', 'data') eth_eur = GdaxCSVLHOC(dataname = os.path.join(datapath, 'ETH-EUR_gdax.csv'), # Do not pass values before this date fromdate=datetime.datetime(2017, 6, 3), # Do not pass values after this date todate=datetime.datetime(2017, 8, 10) ) eth_usd = GdaxCSVLHOC(dataname = os.path.join(datapath, 'ETH-USD_gdax.csv'), # Do not pass values before this date fromdate=datetime.datetime(2017, 6, 3), # Do not pass values after this date todate=datetime.datetime(2017, 8, 10) ) cerebro.adddata(eth_eur) cerebro.adddata(eth_usd) cerebro.run() cerebro.plot()
I am running this in an up to date virtualenv. Backtrace:
(venv) [noisy:~/devel/planet-trader]: python strategies/bt_strat_gdax_csv.py Traceback (most recent call last): File "strategies/bt_strat_gdax_csv.py", line 76, in <module> cerebro.plot() File "/home/daniel/devel/planet-trader/venv/lib/python2.7/site-packages/backtrader/cerebro.py", line 943, in plot plotter.show() File "/home/daniel/devel/planet-trader/venv/lib/python2.7/site-packages/backtrader/plot/plot.py", line 777, in show self.mpyplot.show() AttributeError: 'Plot_OldSync' object has no attribute 'mpyplot'
my pip packages:
backtrader==18.104.22.168 certifi==2017.7.27.1 chardet==3.0.4 cycler==0.10.0 DateTime==4.2 functools32==3.2.3.post2 idna==2.5 matplotlib==2.0.2 numpy==1.13.0 pyparsing==2.2.0 python-dateutil==2.6.0 pytz==2017.2 requests==2.18.3 six==1.10.0 subprocess32==3.2.7 urllib3==1.22 zope.interface==4.4.2
try to update to a recent version of backtrader or try to add a strategy.
The plot method will exit without a strategy before creating the mpyplot object, which is being tried to be shown in the show method later
Thanks! I did a pip install --upgrade backtrader in my virtualenv which helped! I was sure I already did that but was apparently not true. This now gives me an IndexError I will look into that.
Notwithstanding that it is unclear if you added an strategy, the addition of the data feeds is missing the specifics about
Cryptocurrency traders tend apparently to look at timeframes smaller than
1-daywhich is the default when adding a timeframe.
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