Re: [R] Time delay function or plot animation

From: Ulrike Grömping <groemping_at_tfh-berlin.de>
Date: Tue 13 Dec 2005 - 22:40:31 EST

Tobias, thanks to you and others, who made the same suggestion. This is exactly what I was looking for, Sys.sleep(0.1) does the job much more quietly than my previous solution ...
Regards, Ulrike

> Ulrike Grömping wrote:
>
> >is it possible to specify a time delay for plotting the points in a curve?
I
> >would like to make the plotting process slow enough to show the
development
> >of the graph, and therefore I am looking either for the possibility within
> >the plot function to specify a plotting speed or (if that doesn't exist)
for
> >a function like "pause" or "wait" that allows to specify a time delay
until
> >the next statement is executed. I have searched help and mailing list
> >archives, but I don't seem to look for the right keywords. My current
> >solution is very crude:
> >
> >I add the following to an existing plot:
> >
> >for (i in 1:steps)
> >{
> >lines(x[i:(i+1)], y[i:(i+1)])
> >   #calculations with the sole purpose of generating a time delay
> >   zoeger<-1
> >   for (j in 1:85000)
> >   {zoeger<-zoeger*j}
> >}
> >
> >Is there a better way to achieve this?
> >  
> >
> See ?Sys.sleep
>
> HTH,
> Tobias
>
> >Regards, Ulrike
> >
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