[Rd] error in par option xaxt (PR#483)

aim@uwo.ca aim@uwo.ca
Mon, 13 Mar 2000 22:02:44 +0100 (MET)

Full_Name: Ian McLeod
Version: 1
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The plot optional argument xaxt does not work.  Setting xaxt="n" has no effect,
the axis is annotated. The R online documention provides an example. See
help(axis) and try to execute the illustrative script. The annotated labels are

For convenience, I have extracted the following from the help(axis) page:

plot(1:4, rnorm(4), axes=FALSE)
axis(1, 1:4, LETTERS[1:4])
box() #- to make it look "as usual"

plot(1:7, rnorm(7), type = 's', xaxt='n', col = 'red')
axis(1, 1:7, LETTERS[1:7], col.axis = 'blue')

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