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

From   Andreas Stiehler <[email protected]>
To   [email protected]
Subject   Re: st: stata graphs (stata 8), y- or x-label as text over two lines
Date   Mon, 18 Oct 2004 13:39:08 +0200

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),


<<<and not:

Do I find such advices in the recommended article?


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)

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I am not sure if you can do that nicely. However, it looks as
though you
can use the standard ".." ".." logic, provided you enclose it within
compound double quotes.

sysuse auto
hist foreign, xlabel(0 "Domestic" 1 `""Foreign" "(Europe/Japan)""')

However you need to fix the placement of the axis title.
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