Re: Polar Plots don't seem to work

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg56530] Re: Polar Plots don't seem to work*From*: Peter Pein <petsie at arcor.de>*Date*: Thu, 28 Apr 2005 02:40:22 -0400 (EDT)*References*: <d4msm5$24r$1@smc.vnet.net>*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

Peter Jay Salzman wrote: > I'm on Linux using Mathematica 5.0.1.0. > > When I try to make a polar plot, no graphics is shown. This is what I see: > > > In[1]:= PolarPlot[Sin[t], {t, 0, 2*\[Pi]}] > > Out[1]= PolarPlot[Sin[t],{t,0,2 \[Pi]}] > > > Mathematica simply repeats what I told it without displaying a graphic. Even the > polar plot in the help browser topic doesn't work. > > Any ideas why Mathematica isn't showing me polar plots? Do I need to explicitly > display something? > > Thanks, > Pete > <<Graphics`Graphics` PolarPlot[Sin[t],{t,0,2*\[Pi]}] works great. Have you got the standard packages installed? -- Peter Pein Berlin