This is extension for Yii 2.
It is actually a wrapper for jQuery Flot Charts library.
If you want to learn more about Flot options and documentation, please visit http://www.flotcharts.org/
As all Yii 2 Extensions, this one should be installed through Composer too.
Composer can be downloaded here: https://getcomposer.org/
Extension in the list of Composer packages: https://packagist.org/packages/bburim/flot
php composer.phar require "bburim/flot"
Basic Usage ¶
use bburim\flot\Chart as Chart;
echo Chart::widget([ 'data' => [ [ 'label' => 'line', 'data' => [ [1, 1], [2,7], [3,12], [4,32], [5,62], [6,89], ], 'lines' => ['show' => true], 'points' => ['show' => true], ], [ 'label' => 'bars', 'data' => [ [1,12], [2,16], [3,89], [4,44], [5,38], ], 'bars' => ['show' => true], ], ], 'options' => [ 'legend' => [ 'position' => 'nw', 'show' => true, 'margin' => 10, 'backgroundOpacity' => 0.5 ], ], 'htmlOptions' => [ 'style' => 'width:400px;height:400px;' ] ]);
Options and parameters ¶
This extension allows you to provide some parameters to configure how your chart will be rendered.
tagName - DOM element tag name. Default value is 'div';
htmlOptions - HTML options for DOM container.
options - options array, which will be converted to JSON and transfered to jQuery as third parameter when calling function to create chart.
data - data array, which will be converted to JSON and transfered to jQuery as second parameter when calling function to create chart.
excanvas - true/false. Whether to include
excanvas.js or not.
Using plugins ¶
Sometimes you need to include some Flot plugin to make your Chart more interactive.
The following example shows what needs to be added to include, for example,
use bburim\flot\Chart as Chart; use bburim\flot\Plugin as Plugin;
echo Chart::widget([ 'data' => [
// As before
], 'options' => [
// As before
], 'htmlOptions' => [
// As before
plugins attribute to load required plugins
'plugins' => [
// Use helper class with constants to specify plugin type
The following plugins are currently available as constants:
jquery.flot.canvas.js as Plugin::CANVAS
jquery.flot.categories.js as Plugin::CATEGORIES
jquery.flot.crosshair.js as Plugin::CROSSHAIR
jquery.flot.errorbars.js as Plugin::ERRORBARS
jquery.flot.fillbetween.js as Plugin::FILLBETWEEN
jquery.flot.image.js as Plugin::IMAGE
jquery.flot.navigate.js as Plugin::NAVIGATE
jquery.flot.pie.js as Plugin::PIE
jquery.flot.resize.js as Plugin::RESIZE
jquery.flot.selection.js as Plugin::SELECTION
jquery.flot.stack.js as Plugin::STACK
jquery.flot.symbol.js as Plugin::SYMBOL
jquery.flot.threshold.js as Plugin::THRESHOLD
jquery.flot.time.js as Plugin::TIME
More details about this extension can be found on Github: https://github.com/bburim/flot
Download right now ¶
If you don't want to use composer and want to download this extension directly, use this link: https://github.com/bburim/flot/archive/master.zip