From: Duncan Murdoch <murdoch_at_stats.uwo.ca>

Date: Fri 24 Feb 2006 - 04:15:39 EST

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Date: Fri 24 Feb 2006 - 04:15:39 EST

On 2/23/2006 10:35 AM, michael watson (IAH-C) wrote:

*> Hi
**>
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> Hopefully this one isn't in the manual or I am about to get shot :-S

*>
**> One of my colleagues wants a slightly strange graph. We basically have
**> a data matrix, and she wants to plot, for each row, the values in the
**> row as points on the graph. The following code draws the graph just
**> fine:
**>
**> plot(row(d)[,3:9],d[,3:9])
**>
**> So as there are 12 rows in my matrix, there are 12 columns of points,
**> which is what she wants.
**>
**> However, she wants the x-axis labelled with the row names, not with
**> 1,2,3,4,5 etc
**>
**> I can figure out from reading par() how to turn off the default drawing
**> of the numerical labels, but how do I use the row names instead?
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Use the axis() function. The x-axis is side=1; labels can be a character vector containing anything you like.

Duncan Murdoch

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