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Re: st: RE: Labeling above the dot in -scatter-


From   Augusto Cadenas <aug.cadenas@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: RE: Labeling above the dot in -scatter-
Date   Tue, 31 Jul 2012 16:41:58 +0200

> If I change -mlabposition(12)- to -mlabposition(1)- I think I get what you are describing. It looks like -mlabposition- uses the bottom of the words as the position reference rather than the middle of the words.

Thanks, Lance, I think this is a good solution. Still, I don't
understand the logic behind where -mlabposition- places the string.
Does it look at the beginning, the middle, or the end of the string?
Why do -mlabposition(12)- and -mlabposition(1)- yield such different
results? I wonder.

Best, Augusto

On Tue, Jul 31, 2012 at 12:00 AM, Lance Erickson <lance_erickson@byu.edu> wrote:
> Augusto,
>
> If I change -mlabposition(12)- to -mlabposition(1)- I think I get what you are describing. It looks like -mlabposition- uses the bottom of the words as the position reference rather than the middle of the words.
>
> Best,
> Lance
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