Re: [R] Interactive plot

From: Duncan Murdoch <murdoch_at_stats.uwo.ca>
Date: Thu, 24 Jul 2008 08:12:34 -0400

On 7/24/2008 7:34 AM, Megh Dal wrote:
> I have created following interactive plot :
>
> library(TeachingDemos)
> plott = function(x)
> {
> return(hist(rnorm(as.integer(1000, 10, x)), xlab=NA))
> }
> tkexamp(plott, list(x=list('slider',from=1,to=40, resolution=0.1, init=2)), plotloc='top')
>
> Here everything works fine, but the problaem is whenever I try to drag the slider the entire plot window goind behind the screen. Can anyone please tell me what should I do?

It sounds as though you are using Windows, and running R in MDI mode. tcltk doesn't work very well in this mode. You really need to shrink the MDI frame and move the tcltk window outside of it, or run in SDI mode, where all windows are more or less equal.

You can select SDI mode by putting --sdi on the command line, or from the Edit|GUI preferences dialog.

Duncan Murdoch



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