[R] reset par() within plot layout

stephen sefick ssefick at gmail.com
Fri Oct 23 14:35:09 CEST 2009

Maybe something like this?

#Desired result is a layout of 2 plots: one red and one black



On Fri, Oct 23, 2009 at 7:26 AM, Janke ten Holt <j.c.ten.holt at rug.nl> wrote:
> Dear list,
> I would like to produce a matrix of plots, where par() is reset after
> each plot (see below [simplified] example). When I use layout() to do
> so, I seem to also reset the layout. I have not been able to figure out
> how to prevent this from happening.
> Any help is greatly appreciated!
> Janke
> Example code:
> #Desired result is a layout of 2 plots: one red and one black
> layout(matrix(1:2, nr=2))
> par.ini <- par(no.readonly=TRUE)
> par(col="red")
> plot(1:100)
> par(par.ini)
> plot(1:10)
> ------------------
> Janke ten Holt
> Dept. of Psychology/Sociology
> University of Groningen, the Netherlands
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