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Re: st: Color around subtitle with -by- graphs


From   "Friedrich Huebler" <fhuebler@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: Color around subtitle with -by- graphs
Date   Thu, 20 Dec 2007 14:05:30 -0500

Thank you, Vince.

Friedrich

On Dec 20, 2007 1:32 PM, Vince Wiggins, StataCorp <vwiggins@stata.com> wrote:
> Friedrich Huebler <fhuebler@gmail.com> writes,
>
> > When the s2mono scheme is used, the subtitles that identify the
> > by-groups are surrounded by a line in the color bluishgray.
> >
> > . set scheme s2mono
> > . graph bar mpg, by(foreign)
> >
> > The outline color can be changed to gs13 with the command below to
> > match the fill color of the text box.
> >
> > . graph bar mpg, by(foreign) subtitle(,lcolor(gs13))
> >
> > I am using a modified version of the s2mono scheme. Can I add a line
> > to my scheme that changes the outline color from bluishgray to gs13?
> > When I looked through the s2mono and s2color schemes I could not
> > identify the option that specifies the outline color.
>
> Friedrich's eyes are evidently better than ours.  We didn't noticed this
> little bluishgray outline when we developed the s2mono scheme.
>
> I cannot imagine why anyone would want this bit of inadvertent color on a
> grayscale scheme, so we will change the default color to match the fill color
> of the subtitle box in a future ado update.
>
> By the way, the bluishgray outline around by graph subtitles shows in all of
> the official monochrome schemes.  They will all be changed.
>
> In the meantime, Friedrich can add the following line to his custom scheme
> file that he derived from s2mono.
>
>    color bylabel_outline gs13
>
> That will get rid of the little bluishgray outline.
>
>
> -- Vince
>    vwiggins@stata.com
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