Re: [R] Plotting text with lattice

From: Ritwik Sinha <ritwik.sinha_at_gmail.com>
Date: Thu 05 Oct 2006 - 23:47:33 GMT

Thanks Gabor,

I realized I could also use this code

xyplot(x ~ x | g, data = data.frame(x = 1:12, g = gl(3,4)), groups=g, panel = function(..., groups, subscripts) {

      panel.xyplot(...)
      panel.text(x=2, y=4, labels=groups[subscripts])
})

Which is essentially a rewrite of one of the examples of xyplot. Ritwik.

On 10/5/06, Gabor Grothendieck <ggrothendieck@gmail.com> wrote:
> I seem to have omitted g
>
> library(lattice)
> xyplot(x ~ x | g, data = data.frame(x = 1:12, g = gl(3,4)), panel =
> function(...) {
> panel.xyplot(...)
> panel.text(x=2, y=4, labels=which.packet())
> })
>
>
> On 10/5/06, Gabor Grothendieck <ggrothendieck@gmail.com> wrote:
> > This requires R 2.4.0. Its the same as my earlier example except
> > the labels= arg has been changed to labels=which.packet().
> >
> >
> > xyplot(x ~ x | g, data = data.frame(x = 1:12), panel = function(...) {
> > panel.xyplot(...)
> > panel.text(x=2, y=4, labels=which.packet())
> >
> > })
> >
> >
> > On 10/5/06, Ritwik Sinha <ritwik.sinha@gmail.com> wrote:
> > > Hi,
> > >
> > > On a related note, if I wanted to add different texts to different
> > > panels, should I stick to using trellis.focus() for each text in each
> > > panel? I cannot figure out a way to do it using a panel function.
> > >
> > > Ritwik.
> > >
> > > On 9/29/06, Deepayan Sarkar <deepayan.sarkar@gmail.com> wrote:
> > > > On 9/29/06, Gabor Grothendieck <ggrothendieck@gmail.com> wrote:
> > > > > Here are two possibilities. The first use trellis.focus/trellis/unfocus to
> > > > > add text subsequent to drawing the xyplot and the second uses a
> > > > > custom panel:
> > > > >
> > > > > xyplot(x ~ x, data = data.frame(x = 1:10))
> > > > > trellis.focus("panel", 1, 1)
> > > > > panel.text(x=2, y=4, labels="Text")
> > > > > trellis.unfocus()
> > > > >
> > > > > xyplot(x ~ x, data = data.frame(x = 1:10), panel = function(...) {
> > > > > panel.xyplot(...)
> > > > > panel.text(x=2, y=4, labels="Text")
> > > > > })
> > > >
> > > > Right, on a more general note, this is necessary because it is not clear what
> > > >
> > > > ltext(x=2, y=4, labels="Text")
> > > >
> > > > should do for a multi-panel plot. On an even more general note, you
> > > > will keep getting in trouble when using lattice if you (1) try to
> > > > follow the "incremental addition" approach of standard graphics or (2)
> > > > use the par() system in any way.
> > > >
> > > > Deepayan
> > > >
> > > > > On 9/29/06, McGehee, Robert <Robert.McGehee@geodecapital.com> wrote:
> > > > > > Hello,
> > > > > > I've decided to take the leap and try my hand at the lattice package,
> > > > > > though I am getting stuck at what one might consider a trivial problem,
> > > > > > plotting text at a point in a graph. Apologies in advance if (that) I'm
> > > > > > missing something extremely basic.
> > > > > >
> > > > > > Consider in base graphics:
> > > > > > > plot(1:10)
> > > > > > > text(2, 4, "Text")
> > > > > > In the above you will see text centered at the point (2, 4) on the
> > > > > > graph.
> > > > > >
> > > > > > Now I would like to try to do the same thing using the lattice package:
> > > > > >
> > > > > > > xyplot(x ~ x, data = data.frame(x = 1:10))
> > > > > > > ltext(x=2, y=4, labels="Text")
> > > > > > > panel.text(x=2, y=4, labels="Text")
> > > > > > > grid.text(label="Text", x=2, y=4)
> > > > > > > grid.text(label="Text", x=unit(2, "native"), y=unit(4, "native"))
> > > > > >
> > > > > > None of the above four commands puts the "Text" at the (2, 4) point on
> > > > > > the graph. Any help with this would be appreciated! Also, if I have more
> > > > > > than one panel and would like to place text at different points on
> > > > > > different panels how would I do this?
> > > > > >
> > > > > > Also, note that I'm hoping to use text to label interesting points in a
> > > > > > levelplot, but am using the above xyplot as an example.
> > > > > >
> > > > > > Thanks,
> > > > > > Robert
> > > > > >
> > > > > >
> > > > > > Robert McGehee
> > > > > > Quantitative Analyst
> > > > > > Geode Capital Management, LLC
> > > > > > 53 State Street, 5th Floor | Boston, MA | 02109
> > > > > > Tel: 617/392-8396 Fax:617/476-6389
> > > > > > mailto:robert.mcgehee@geodecapital.com
> > > > > >
> > > > > >
> > > > > >
> > > > > > This e-mail, and any attachments hereto, are intended for us...{{dropped}}
> > > > > >
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> > > Ritwik Sinha
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-- 
Ritwik Sinha
Graduate Student
Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Case Western Reserve University
ritwik.sinha_at_gmail.com | +12163682366 | http://darwin.cwru.edu/~rsinha

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