From: Gabor Grothendieck <ggrothendieck_at_gmail.com>

Date: Sat 23 Jul 2005 - 04:01:38 EST

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Date: Sat 23 Jul 2005 - 04:01:38 EST

On 7/22/05, Thomas Lumley <tlumley@u.washington.edu> wrote:

> On Fri, 22 Jul 2005, Gabor Grothendieck wrote:

*> >
**> > I think legend accepts a list argument directly so that could be
**> > simplified to just:
**> >
**> > a<-7
**> > plot(1)
**> > L <- list(bquote(alpha==.(a)),bquote(alpha^2+1==.(a^2+1)))
**> > legend("topleft",legend=L)
**>
**> Except that it wouldn't then work: the mathematical stuff comes out as
**> text.
**>
**> > The same comment seems to apply to my prior suggestion about
**> > as.expression(bquote(...)), namely that one can just write the
**> > following as text also supports a list argument:
**>
**> And this doesn't work either: you end up with %+-% rather than the
**> plus-or-minus symbol.
**>
**> The reason I gave the do.call() version is that I had tried these simpler
**> versions and they didn't work.
**>
**> -thomas
**>
**>
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