# [R] [Fwd: Re: Plotting log-axis with the exponential base to

(Ted Harding) Ted.Harding at manchester.ac.uk
Mon May 10 23:48:42 CEST 2010

```Elisabeth, question to you: How is it that you recognise that it is
"a logaritmic axis with the base of 10", as opposed to any other base?
Ted.

On 10-May-10 17:15:04, Elisabeth Bjerke Rastad wrote:
> Hello!
> Thank you for answering!
> What I am trying to do is to plot my raw values (biomass of different
> species) on a logaritmic y-axis with the base of e. When I type
> "log="y"",
> the axis transforms into a logaritmic axis with the base of 10.
>
> Best regards,
> Elisabeth
>
>> Dear Elisabeth,
>>
>>     I'm not sure if I have understood your question -- are you trying
>> to use a different logarithmic base?
>>
>>                                                          Kind regards,
>>
>>                                                          Xianwen
>>
>> On Sun, May 9, 2010 at 8:05 PM, Elisabeth Bjerke Rastad
>> <ebr024 at post.uit.no> wrote:
>>> Hello!
>>>
>>> I have a problem which I have tried to solve for several days now..
>>>
>>> I have plottet a lineplot.CI in the library "sciplot", and I am
>>> trying
>>> to
>>> plot it with a logaritmic y-axis (with exponential base).
>>>
>>> The problem is that; when I type "log "y"", the axis transforms into
>>> the
>>> logaritmic of base 10.
>>>
>>> I wonder if someeone could tell me how to specify that I would like
>>> to
>>> use
>>> the exponential logaritmic y-axis. I have tried a lot (but obviously
>>> not
>>> all, I guess this problem is possible to solve..)
>>>
>>> Hope you would like to help me! Thank you a lot in advance!!
>>>
>>> Greetings,
>>>
>>> Elisabeth B. RÃ¥stad
>>> (Master's student, Norway)
>>>
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>>
>>
>>
>> --
>> Xianwen Chen, M.Sc.
>> Scientific assistant, BFE, UiT (www.uit.no)
>> Tel.: +47 776 46 112 | Fax: +47 776 46 020
>>
>>
>
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