Re: [R] Graphical output: dials and meters for a dashboard?

From: Parker Jones <>
Date: Thu, 17 Jan 2008 01:40:56 +1200

> Here is a quick and dirty function to do so (things can easily be
> changed to reflect preferences):
> [...]
Thanks Greg, that's working fine and is a fabulous starting point. Much appreciated!

> Multiple dials can be created using par(mfrow= ...
> Or the my.symbols function from the TeachingDemos package.

I see there are several ways of having multiple plots: split.screen, mfcol etc. I have now got multiple dials going using split.screen, but I was wondering, are all approaches to multiple plots effectively the same or do they have different merits? Is there an approach best suited to regularly updated displays?

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