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Re: st: Strange interaction between weights and the -mlabel()-


From   vwiggins@stata.com (Vince Wiggins, StataCorp)
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: Strange interaction between weights and the -mlabel()-
Date   Mon, 22 Nov 2004 14:45:21 -0600

Roger Newson <roger.newson@kcl.ac.uk> asks about labeling weighted marker
symbols on a scatter plot,

> [...] However, if I type
>
> . twoway scatter mpg weight [awei=price], mlab(make)

> then -mpg- is plotted against -weight-, and the symbols are labelled
> by -make-, but are unweighted. [...]

-scatter- does not allow weights to be combined with marker labels, and I
thought that limitation was documented.  If it is, I can't find it.  The
documentation will be updated to reflect this "feature".

 
-- Vince
   vwiggins@stata.com

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