[R] problem with symbol function

Christophe Dutang dutangc at gmail.com
Tue Apr 28 07:39:23 CEST 2009


ok, I'll try to use to your code or use pdf files.

Thanks for all

Christophe

Le 28 avr. 09 à 01:38, Joshua Wiley a écrit :

> My apologies; I did not use exactly his code. I usually plot  
> directly to postscript files. Since when I manipulated the lty  
> argument, I got the expected results (via postscript), everything  
> seemed in order. It never occurred to me that postscript would not  
> give me the same view. I am very sorry for the inconvenience.
>
>
> Joshua Wiley
>
>
>
> ---- Original message ----
>> Date: Mon, 27 Apr 2009 17:12:18 -0400
>> From: Duncan Murdoch <murdoch at stats.uwo.ca>
>> Subject: Re: [R] problem with symbol function
>> To: Joshua Wiley <jwile004 at ucr.edu>
>> Cc: r-help at r-project.org, Christophe Dutang <dutangc at gmail.com>
>>
>> On 27/04/2009 4:29 PM, Joshua Wiley wrote:
>>> Hi Christophe,
>>>
>>> I am able to plot dashed circles on Windows. I'm afraid I do not  
>>> have any suggestions for you. What happens when you try to plot it  
>>> on Windows?
>>
>> Were you using the same code as Christophe?  I see what he saw: the
>> circle comes out with a solid line.
>>
>> Duncan Murdoch
>>
>>>
>>>
>>> Joshua Wiley
>>>
>>>
>>> ---- Original message ----
>>>> Date: Mon, 27 Apr 2009 22:15:53 +0200
>>>> From: r-help-bounces at r-project.org (on behalf of Christophe  
>>>> Dutang <dutangc at gmail.com>)
>>>> Subject: [R] problem with symbol function
>>>> To: r-help at r-project.org
>>>>
>>>> Hi all,
>>>>
>>>> I use the symbol functions to draw circles. But the argument lty  
>>>> does
>>>> not work on windows but works correctly on my macbook:
>>>>
>>>> x <- -4:4
>>>> y <- -4:4
>>>>
>>>> plot(x,y,type="n")
>>>>
>>>> symbols(0, 0, add = TRUE, circles = 1, inches = 1, fg="black",
>>>> lty="solid")
>>>>
>>>> symbols(0, 0, add = TRUE, circles = 1, inches = 2, fg="black",
>>>> lty="dashed")
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> The second circle should be drawn with dash... it works on my  
>>>> macbook
>>>> but on my PC.
>>>>
>>>> I use R 2.9.0 on windows xp home and mac os 10.5.
>>>>
>>>> Does anyone have this problem? is it a limitation of windows?
>>>>
>>>> thanks in advance
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> Christophe
>>>>
>>>> --
>>>> Christophe Dutang
>>>> Ph. D. student at ISFA, Lyon, France
>>>> website: http://dutangc.free.fr
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
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