Re: [R] plot function

From: Wacek Kusnierczyk <>
Date: Sun, 22 Jun 2008 00:29:23 +0200

Duncan Murdoch wrote:
> On 20/06/2008 4:09 AM, Norbert NEUWIRTH wrote:
>> dear userRs,
>> I am deeply ashamed asking you this very basic question, but I did
>> neither get it online nor by the S/R-literature I have.
>> I simply want to plot the values of a COUPLE of vectors within one
>> graph - in concrete a couple of time series, a couple of
>> distributions and some stacked area graphs. I am higly convinced,
>> that there are dozens of solutions. Could you please recommend me one?
> x <- 1:1000
> y1 <- rnorm(1000)
> y2 <- rexp(1000)
> ylim <- range(c(y1,y2))
> plot(x, y1, col="blue", ylim = ylim)
> points(x, y2, col="red")

x <- 1:1000
y1 <- rnorm(1000)
y2 <- rexp(1000)
matplot(x, cbind(y1, y2), pch="o")

vQ mailing list PLEASE do read the posting guide and provide commented, minimal, self-contained, reproducible code. Received on Sat 21 Jun 2008 - 22:31:36 GMT

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