Re: [R] boxplot: how to display x-labels vertically

From: Prof Brian Ripley <ripley_at_stats.ox.ac.uk>
Date: Mon 17 Oct 2005 - 06:30:10 EST

On Sun, 9 Oct 2005, Steven T. wrote:

> I need to draw a boxplot for a dataset consisting about 60 groups, the
> problems is by default the x labels are drawn horizontally, so it is
> impossible to display the names of all 60 groups. However, if the labels are
> drawn vertically, it should be possible to display all names.
>
> How can this be done?

Please read An Introduction to R, section 12.4. You are looking for parameter 'las'.

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