[R] comparison between R and gnuplot

ripley@stats.ox.ac.uk ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Mon Jul 29 09:57:47 CEST 2002

On Mon, 29 Jul 2002, Francisco J Molina wrote:

> Did anyone have a chance to compare the plotting skills of gnuplot with
> the plotting skills of R?

I think it is the skills of their users that count.  But to me the default
output from S (S-PLUS or R) looks far better than almost every gnuplot
example I have ever been shown.

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