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RE: st: RE: Automatically changing -ylabel()- values using -graph-


From   "Clive Nicholas" <Clive.Nicholas@newcastle.ac.uk>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   RE: st: RE: Automatically changing -ylabel()- values using -graph-
Date   Wed, 8 Jun 2005 02:22:31 +0100 (BST)

Nick Cox (incredibly!) replied:

> There is a factor of 10 adrift between these two examples.
>
> Your example based on Scott's code has (e.g.) "50" plotted
> at 0.05, i.e. the ratio shown / underlying is 1000.
>
> Your example using -mylabels- has (e.g.) "50" plotted
> at 0.5, i.e. the ratio is 100.
>
> Hence results _should_ differ.

Apologies: my mistake.

> Incidentally, I noted during a look at the help
> of -mylabels- that the one of the examples there
> is the wrong way round, and has been for a couple
> of years. That was probably the trigger for your
> original confusion. I'll get it fixed.

OK, excellent!

> As I am currently asleep, and this response is produced
> automatically, I will look at the graphs when I get them
> and are awake.

Graphs have sent - almost as automatically!

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