Re: [R] x labels out of Quartz canvas

From: MeMooMeM <mbelgin_at_gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 17 Jun 2008 12:33:47 -0700 (PDT)

Thanks a lot!

I looked at the document. It shows how to set the size of the canvas, but not how to change it *after* plotting. Now I start with a bigger canvas, but the plot is scaled into it, so I am having the same problem again :(

I keep on reading tough. Thanks a lot for your help!

-Memo

Prof Brian Ripley wrote:
>
> You do this by adjusting the margin sizes. Can I suggest you read 'An
> Introduction to R', which has a section on the layout of graphics (perhaps
> the only area in which it is comprehensive).
>
> On Mon, 16 Jun 2008, MeMooMeM wrote:
>

>>
>> Hi R world,
>>
>> I am such a newbie, with only 4-5 days of R experience. I did a search in
>> forum history but couldn't find a solution to my problem... Sorry if it's
>> obvious:
>>
>> I managed to draw a barplot (yey!) with xlabels of 'long' names
>> (filenames,
>> to be particular). To make them readable, I place them perpendicular to
>> the
>> axis (las=2). When I do that, however, these names don't fit inside the
>> Quartz window and they are truncated.
>>
>> Is there a way to change the Quartz window size after plotting (or, as an
>> alternative, to scale the plot down so it fits in there) ?
>>
>> Thanks a lot!
>>
>> -Memo
>>
>> PS: This is the very first of my zillion of questions!
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>
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