*To*: mathgroup@smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg11096] Re: typesetting problem in Mathematica3 / NT*From*: Allan Hayes <hay@haystack.demon.co.uk>*Date*: Sun, 22 Feb 1998 14:55:22 -0500*References*: <6cg1hg$r21@smc.vnet.net>

calvitti@boes.ces.cwru.edu wrote: > > I'm having a frustrating time trying to typeset with PlotLabel. > specifically, the command > > Show[GraphicsArray[grArray, > PlotLabel->FontForm["Some Plot Label",{"Times-Bold",12}]]] > > results in "Some Plot Label" getting all garbled up - the characters > being both displayed and printed on top of each other (strings that > contain no spaces don't have this problem). > > grArray is a {3,2} matrix of plots which themselves contain PlotLabel > commands and there are problems even within these nested plots: for > example, one label is the string "L3 (reference)" which displays > normally on the screen but prints out as "L3 HreferenceL" (without the > quotes). > > I know that FontForm has been superceded by StyleForm, but I tried that > as well with the same bad results. I've even tried several font and > size combinations just to see if that was the culprit, but no luck. > > Anyone know if this is a known bug in Mathematica 3.0 under WinNT 4.0 or > is there something I'm missing? > > Thanks for the info, > > +---------------------------------+ > | Alan Calvitti | > | Systems and Control Engineering | > | Autonomous Robotics Group | > | Case Western Reserve University | > +---------------------------------+ Alan, Both the following work fine with 3.01 on my Mac In[1]:= Show[GraphicsArray[{p1,p2}], PlotLabel->FontForm["Some Plot Label",{"Times-Bold",12}]] In[2]:= Show[GraphicsArray[{p1,p2}], PlotLabel->StyleForm["Some Plot Label", FontFamily->"Times-Bold", FontSize ->12] ] -- Allan Hayes Training and Consulting Leicester, UK hay@haystack.demon.co.uk http://www.haystack.demon.co.uk voice: +44 (0)116 271 4198 fax: +44 (0)116 271 8642