[R] Covered Labels

Prof Brian Ripley ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Thu Jun 24 08:48:30 CEST 2004

On Thu, 24 Jun 2004, Jim Lemon wrote:

> Martina Renninger wrote:
> > Dear All!
> >
> >
> >
> > How can I cope with overlapping or covered labels (covered by labels
> > from other data points) in plots?
> This doesn't solve every such problem, but it has helped me in the past.
> You will probably have to expand the xlim and ylim a bit to fit the extreme 
> labels onto the plot.
> Also, there seems to be a typo in the HTML help for dist(), mentioning 
> as.matrix.dist() which should be as.matrix().

Not a typo: here is a function as.matrix.dist, try
getAnywhere("as.matrix.dist").  More elegant would be `the "dist" method
of as.matrix().'

Brian D. Ripley,                  ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
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