[R] multiple colors within same line of text

John Kane jrkrideau at yahoo.ca
Fri Aug 17 13:24:55 CEST 2007

Hi Andrew,

This is pretty clumsy but it seems to work.  I suspect
there are many better ways

x <- seq(0, 1, length=21)
colour <- c("red", "blue")
mytext <- c("RED", "BLUE")
mtext( mytext, at= c(2,5), side=1, col=colour)

--- Andrew Yee <andrewjyee at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi, I'm interested in using mtext(), but with the
> option of having multiple
> colors in the same line of text.
> For example, creating a line of text where:
> Red is red and blue is blue
> How do you create a text argument that lets you do
> this within mtext()?
> Thanks,
> Andrew
> MGH Cancer Center
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