[R] graphics guide?

Ko-Kang Kevin Wang Kevin.Wang at maths.anu.edu.au
Tue Sep 27 15:38:08 CEST 2005


Karin Lagesen wrote:
> I am trying to create some graphs with R and it seems to be able to do
> what I need. However, I have so far not been able to find any sort of
> explanation of how the graphics system works. I am for instance trying
> to create a multiple figure, and I seem to have to call plot.new()
> before every new plot command, I have however not found any

Do you mean several graphs in the same window?

If so, you want something like, e.g.:
   par(mfrow = c(2, 2))

Take a look at ?par and the "mfrow" or "mfcol" options.

Cheers and HTH,


Ko-Kang Kevin Wang
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