[R] Displaying ylab in mfrow

Peter Ehlers ehlers at ucalgary.ca
Sun Jan 16 12:40:40 CET 2011

On 2011-01-15 18:54, Kumar Mainali wrote:
> Dear R users,
> I cannot display ylab with the following code while trying to stack 7 rows
> of 3 histograms each. Thanks in advance!
> par(mfrow=c(7,3))
> par(mar=c(2,2,2,2))
> par(oma=c(5,5,0,0))
> with (newdata<- subset(table, Month1 == "1"), hist(newdata$CarapWid,
> breaks=5*(0:80), col="gray80", main="All individuals", xlab="", xlim
> =c(15,85), ylab="April 2007"))

Your code is neither reproducible nor minimal.
And it doesn't look as though it would produce
anything like what you seem to want.

I suspect that you may wish to look at ?title
and in particular at the 'ylab' and 'outer'

Or you might consider using lattice or ggplot2.

Peter Ehlers

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