Re: axis for small ranges (PR#390)

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Subject: Re: axis for small ranges (PR#390)
thomas@biostat.washington.edu
Date: Wed 29 Dec 1999 - 02:24:48 EST


Message-Id: <199912281624.RAA09307@pubhealth.ku.dk>

On Tue, 28 Dec 1999 Andreas.Weingessel@ci.tuwien.ac.at wrote:

>
> If you plot a vector of numbers which are all very similar
> (i.e. within the range of some eps), the y-axis is not drawn
> correctly. Either it is completely missing and there is an additional
> horizontal line (1st example below) or it is longer than the plotting
> region (2nd example).
>
>
> x <- c(0.12345678912345678,0.12345678912345679,0.12345678912345676)
> plot(x)

This one works for me on Solaris and Linux (though with Linux the label
isn't centered)

> y <- c(0.9999563255363383973418, 0.9999563255363389524533, 0.9999563255363382863194)
> plot(y)

On Solaris (with a somewhat old version of R) this causes an infinite loop
(interruptable by C-c) in pretty0

        -thomas

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> year = 1999
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