[R] axis

Marc Schwartz mschwartz at medanalytics.com
Tue Oct 22 20:00:17 CEST 2002

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> From: owner-r-help at stat.math.ethz.ch
> [mailto:owner-r-help at stat.math.ethz.ch] On Behalf Of 
> Mike.Lane at verispan.com
> Sent: Tuesday, October 22, 2002 11:13 AM
> To: r-help at stat.math.ethz.ch
> Subject: [R] axis
> I am using R 1.6.0 on Windows 2000 Professional.  I am trying
> to rotate x-axis labels using "srt = 45, adj = 1", but 
> nothing is happening.  It is like the axis command is 
> ignoring the "srt" and "adj" arguments.
> Thanks,
> Mike Lane


Take a look at this post from me a week ago on Oct 14 on this same


See the second code example that shows how to do 45* rotated x-axis

You need to use text() in order to do what you are trying to do.

You may also wish to see my follow to a related query in that same
thread at



Marc Schwartz

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