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Re: fractions as axes-labels?

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  • Subject: [mg20000] Re: fractions as axes-labels?
  • From: hans.steffani at (Hans Steffani)
  • Date: Sat, 25 Sep 1999 02:40:35 -0400
  • Organization: Chemnitz University of Technology, GER
  • References: <7se534$>
  • Sender: owner-wri-mathgroup at

Robert <robert at> writes:

>I can't get any fractions as labels on axes, e.g.

>Plot[Sin[t],{t,0,2 Pi},

>doesn't work. with "why the beep" I get the answer:

>" the stretchable character xxx in the xxx font has a repeating piece
>that is zero size ",

>but if I change the font, it still doesn't work. 

What's wrong with

Plot[ Sin[t], {t,0,2Pi}
,AxesLabel->{None, "t" / "T"}]

or the simple

Plot[ Sin[t], {t,0,2Pi}
,AxesLabel->{None, "t / T"}]

Hans Friedrich Steffani
Hans Friedrich Steffani
Institut fuer Elektrische Maschinen und Antriebe, TU Chemnitz
mailto:hans.steffani at

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