[R] question about boxplot axis

From: yyan liu <zhliur_at_yahoo.com>
Date: Tue 05 Jul 2005 - 04:35:38 EST

  I have a question making side by side boxplot.   My response is numeric and I want to make a side by side boxplot of it accroding to a factor vector. So, there are several boxplots on the same plot. Each boxplot is with respect to one level for a factor. The levels of
the factor are some characters. When I make the plot, the boxplots are arranged according to the alphabetic
order of the levels. My question is that how I can change the order the boxplots are arranged. For example,  

   boxplot(time.vec~fac,xlab="Events",ylab="Time In Days",col="yellow")

Then the boxplots are arranged in the order of
"a","b","c","d". But for some reason, I want it to be
"c","a","d","b". Any suggestion about this question?

thx a lot!

liu zhong

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