[R] graphics guide?

Don MacQueen macq at llnl.gov
Wed Sep 28 16:47:51 CEST 2005

At the R website, CRAN, in the Manuals section, you can download the 
document titled "An Introduction to R", which contains a substantial 
section on the basics of R graphics.


At 3:27 PM +0200 9/27/05, 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
>explanation of what this actually does. ?plot.new does give an
>explanation, but it is explained in R, so to speak. Where do I find
>out what for instance a graphics frame is?
>Karin Lagesen, PhD student
>karin.lagesen at medisin.uio.no
>R-help at stat.math.ethz.ch mailing list
>PLEASE do read the posting guide! http://www.R-project.org/posting-guide.html

Don MacQueen
Environmental Protection Department
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Livermore, CA, USA

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