[R] Legend on graph

jim holtman jholtman at gmail.com
Sun Aug 12 20:22:35 CEST 2007

If you are asking to have the values plotted on top of the legend,
then you can do the following:

plot(x, y, type='n', ...) # create plot, but don't plot
legend('topright', ...)
lines(x,y)  # now plot the data

If you want it outside the plot, check the archives for several examples.

On 8/12/07, akki <akkilesha at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> I have a problem when I want to put a legend on the graph.
> I do:
> legend("topright", names(o), cex=0.9, col=plot_colors,lty=1:5, bty="n")
> but the legend is writen into the graph (graphs' top but into the graph),
> because I have values on this position. How can I write the legend on top
> the graph without the legend writes on graph's values.
> Thanks.
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Jim Holtman
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What is the problem you are trying to solve?

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