[Rd] Bug in plot() with POSIX dates (PR#4024)

Prof Brian D Ripley ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Sat Aug 30 17:06:17 MEST 2003

Already correct in the current R-patched version (and you don't even
mention the version of R you used).

On Sat, 30 Aug 2003 mail at fwr.on.ca wrote:

> When I do this (highly simplified example):
> plot(as.POSIXct(c("1984-01-01","1984-01-02")), c(1,2), col=2)
> I get a partially red (col=2) x-axis between and including the first and last tick marks.
> Otherwise ok. Only happens with POSIXct or POSIXlt dates.
> Also, POSIX dates cannot be used on the y-axis?
> POSIXlt gives an error, and POSIXct is unformatted.

R-bugs is not the place to ask questions.  Ask on R-help, explaining
exactly what you did, and then kind people may tell you what you did wrong.

> Using X11 V4.2

Yes, but which version of R?  Please follow the advice in the FAQ, and use
bug.report to prepare an adequate report.

Brian D. Ripley,                  ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
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