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Re: st: Bug in yscale(range()) option?

From (Vince Wiggins, StataCorp)
Subject   Re: st: Bug in yscale(range()) option?
Date   Tue, 22 Jan 2013 14:38:08 -0600

Jan Paul Heisig <> reports that -yscale(range())- is
not working properly in -graph- when the specified maximum in the range
is negative,

> [...] My outcome variable only takes negative values and it seems
> that range() works as it is supposed to at the lower, but not at the
> upper end, at least as long as the upper end takes a negative value.
> The following example illustrates the problem [...]
> version 12.1
> sysuse auto, clear
> [...]
> gen minturn=-turn
> scatter minturn foreign, yscale(range(-80 -10))
> Is this a bug?

Looks like a bug to me.  We will fix this in the next update.  I expect
an update to go out within the next two weeks.

-- Vince

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