Re: [R] Vertical text in a plot

From: John Kane <jrkrideau_at_yahoo.ca>
Date: Thu, 6 Dec 2007 13:54:45 -0500 (EST)


op <- par(mar=(c(5, 4, 4, 4) + 0.1))
plot(1:25,runif(25,0,1),ylab="First Y-axis label",xaxt="n")
axis(4,at=seq(0.2,1,.2), labels=1:5)
mtext("Second Y-axis label",side=4, line=2) par(op)
--- Marcin Kozak <nyggus_at_gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi,
>
> Consider this simple plot:
> > plot(1:25,runif(25,0,1),ylab="First Y-axis
> label",xaxt="n")
>
> I want to add an additional axis as
> > axis(4,at=seq(0.2,1,.2), labels=1:5)
>
> I have no idea how to add now the title of the new
> axis as "Second
> Y-axis label". I want this text to be vertically
> directed from bottom
> to top. I can't find the function in text() to write
> vertically. Any
> ideas?
>
> Thanks,
> Marcin
>
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