Re: [R] lineplot.CI problem

From: hadley wickham <>
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2008 10:06:29 -0600

On Fri, Feb 15, 2008 at 8:18 AM, Dieter Vanderelst <> wrote:
> Hi List,
> I have a problem plotting data using the lineplot.CI command in the sciplot package.
> I want to plot the data of 2 experimental cases using different lines (traces). Time is on the X-axis. The tricky thing is that the data collection in the second case started later than for the first case. This is to say: the first n data points for the second case are missing.
> So far so good. However, when I plot the data using lineplot.CI, the standard error bars are not aligned correctly with the markers.
> I know that this might be difficult to imagine. Here you can find an example:
> So, has anybody experienced this problem and solved it before? I think I could try padding the data of the second case with zeros to eliminate the missing data. But I hope there is a better solution.

If you post a reproducible example (i.e. some sample data), I'm sure you would get contributions describing how to do what you want in base graphics, lattice graphics and with ggplot2.



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