Re: [R] the title is too long for a graph

From: Gabor Grothendieck <ggrothendieck_at_gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 10 Jun 2008 13:27:10 -0400

Instead of placing this information in the title we could consider placing it in a legend.

s <- "a=1,b=2,c=3"
plot(1:10)
legend("topleft", legend = strsplit(s, ",")[[1]], ncol = 1, cex = 0.5, bty = "n")

On Tue, Jun 10, 2008 at 12:07 PM, Hua Li <hualihua_at_yahoo.com> wrote:
> Hi All,
>
> I have a problem of putting long titles on a graph:
>
> for example,
>
> x= seq(1:100)
> y=seq(1:100)
> plot(x,y,main="p=0.05:A-B=3,C-D=10,D-E=100,A-F=2,AFR-E=3,ACE-D=1,ADEF-M=0,AED-E=10,DE-F=3,AB-J=4,AC-J=10,ED-F=1,ED-B=4,AF-B=10,CD-S=10,AM-C=4")
>
> R seems not able to print the whole title. The title content might be changing and thus I don't know how long it is beforehand. Is there a way to measure the length and then put the title into different lines accordingly?
>
> Thanks!
>
> Hua
>
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