[R] Dot chart question

Chuck Cleland ccleland at optonline.net
Wed Jun 9 16:39:04 CEST 2004

   See cex.axis and other cex.* arguments to par() in ?par.  For example:

 > data(VADeaths)
 >      dotchart(VADeaths, main = "Death Rates in Virginia - 1940")
 > par(cex.axis = .6)
 >      dotchart(VADeaths, main = "Death Rates in Virginia - 1940")

hope this helps,

Chuck Cleland

Peter Flom wrote:
> Running R 1.8.1 on  a Windows machine
> In dotchart, I would like to shrink the labels on the tick marks (that
> is, the numbers) without shrinking anything else.  I could not find this
> in either the Rhelp archives or in ?dotchart, which recmmends cex to
> avoid 'label overlap', but cex shrinks all the characters in the plot.
> Is there a way to do this?

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