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Re: st: aspect ratio and font size


From   smerryman@kc.rr.com
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: aspect ratio and font size
Date   Tue, 28 Nov 2006 13:12:34 -0600

You could use the -scale()- option to resize all the text:

scatter price mpg, xsize(1) ysize(1) scale(.8) name(abnormal4, replace)


Scott

----- Original Message -----
From: Maarten Buis <M.Buis@fsw.vu.nl>
Date: Tuesday, November 28, 2006 12:53 pm
Subject: st: aspect ratio and font size
To: statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu

> I want to change the aspect ratio of a graph (and not the
> aspect ratio of the plot region). I am doing that with the 
> ysize and/or xsize option, following the advise in 
> [G] region_options. However, this tends to change the font 
> size of all texts in the graph. Furthermore this appears 
> to depend on the aspect ratio and not the final size of 
> the graph, see the example below. Is this logical/intended/
> a feature? 
> 
> For the aspect ratio I am looking for (about 1) the fonts tend 
> to be too big for my taste. Is there way of changing the sizes 
> of all the fonts other than manually changing them for each 
> axis label, axis title, title?
> 
> Best,
> Maarten 
> 

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