[Rd] wishlist item: changing origin of plot (PR#5045)
dmurdoch at pair.com
Wed Nov 12 14:02:11 MET 2003
On Wed, 12 Nov 2003 10:24:28 +0100 (CET), you wrote:
>Do you think it would be worth adding options to plot commands to
>Here is a simple example:
>> x <- 1:12
>Whereas if I want the x-axis reversed, I need to know the range of
>the x data points:
>> plot(x, xlim=c(12,1))
This seems like a fairly obscure need, and it can be done by
calculating the range of x at plot time, e.g.
plot(x, y, xlim=rev(range(x)))
I'd be happier with including one of those in the example code rather
than with adding another couple of parameters to par.
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