[R] PAR(las)

Peter Dalgaard BSA p.dalgaard at biostat.ku.dk
Wed Jan 13 11:48:25 CET 1999

Martin Maechler <maechler at stat.math.ethz.ch> writes:

> which is S compatible.
> However, in principle there is one case missing :
>     3 = always vertical
> (it can almost be constructed by using las=1 and "manually" turn the plot
>  by  90 degrees...).
> Can anyone think of a situation where one would want this?

Yes. There's a barplot of aviation accidents by profession in Altmans
textbook which I have had trouble getting to look right in R, for


(actually, apart from the spacing bug, this looks fairly OK with
las=2, but you might want the y labels along the axis when the heights
are bigger numbers)

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