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RE: st: stata graphs (stata 8), y- or x-label as text over two lines


From   "Nick Cox" <n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk>
To   <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   RE: st: stata graphs (stata 8), y- or x-label as text over two lines
Date   Mon, 18 Oct 2004 12:47:10 +0100

No. As advertised, that tip is about title 
position only. 

You want something like

. scatter c id, ytitle("Left" "justified", just(left) orient(horiz))

and this is well documented in the on-line help. 

Nick 
n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk 

Andreas Stiehler
 
> Thank you again!
> I agree with you on the importance of fixing the axis title.
> I, for example, would like to fix both lines on the left side 
> (instead 
> of having them centered),
> 
> e.g.:
> Foreign
> (Europe/Japan)
> 
> <<<and not:
>      Foreign
> (Europe/Japan)
>  >>>
> 
> Do I find such advices in the recommended article?
> 
> Andreas
> 
> 
> 
> Am 18.10.2004 um 12:47 schrieb Nick Cox:
> 
> > That last point is a good one. Some advice was given in
> >
> > Stata tip 10: Fine control of axis title positions
> > P. Ryan and N. Winter
> > Stata Journal 4(3):354--355 (2004)
> >
> > Nick
> > n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk
> >

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