[R] axis() color from 1.5.1 to 1.6.1
partha_bagchi at hgsi.com
Tue Jan 7 23:05:03 CET 2003
I see that the definition of axis() has changed from 1.5.1 to 1.6.1 (as
mentioned in the news file for 1.6.0). Axis now has a color argument to
change it's color. However, the following command worked in 1.5.1:
> axis(1, at = c(0.1, 0.2, 1, 5, 10), fg= gray(0.7), cex.axis = 0.8,
col.axis= "red") #plot the axis in gray with annotations in red.
The command no longer works in 1.6.1. I am aware that using a col argument
in axis would work. However, this does break code written currently (for
1.5.1) and thus the danger of code being specific to the version of R that
one is using.
I am interested in knowing why it does not work.
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