[R] plotting questions
dwinsemius at comcast.net
Sat Feb 21 01:05:00 CET 2009
On Feb 20, 2009, at 4:53 AM, Simon Pickett wrote:
> Hi Oliver,
> 1) thats easy, if you want to display several graphs at once type
> windows(), once for each new graph.
> 2) Not sure exactly what you mean here but you have complete control
> over graphs in R. e.g. plot a blank graph then add axex using
> axis(), add points using points(), etc. etc.
True, we to guess. My guess is that he wants:
Display a prompt and collect the user's responseDescription
Display a prompt and collect the user's response
ask(msg = "Press <RETURN> to continue: ")
So one plot would be sent to a graphics device, then ask(), then after
response, add a line or points or ... (but not a new plot() or
> Check out these pdfs http://cran.r-project.org/other-docs.html
> particularly Emanuel Paradis's great intro to using R, very helpful
> for plots.
> Hope this helps,
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Oliver" <fwang2 at gmail.com>
> To: <r-help at r-project.org>
> Sent: Friday, February 20, 2009 3:33 AM
> Subject: [R] plotting questions
>> There are two types of plotting I miss dearly in Matlab, can anyone
>> enlighten me how to do similar stuff in R?
>> - multiple figures with individual windows (not multiple figures in
>> same window)?
>> - draw something, hold on the drawing, wait for a key action, then
>> overlay on top?
>> Not sure if this makes sense, just want to check if there are
>> developed techniques for them.
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