Re: adding text to a plot erases plot?

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg57750] Re: [mg57688] adding text to a plot erases plot?*From*: "Tomas Garza" <tgarza10 at msn.com>*Date*: Tue, 7 Jun 2005 02:03:56 -0400 (EDT)*References*: <200506040704.DAA11800@smc.vnet.net>*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

I'm afraid I don't encounter this situation in my machine (Windows XP, MMA 5.1.1). The plot is correct with the text situated where it should. Tomas Garza Mexico City ----- Original Message ----- From: "marco cirelli" <marco.cirelli at yale.edu> To: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net Subject: [mg57750] [mg57688] adding text to a plot erases plot? > Hi, > I have the following very annoying problem in generating plots and > other graphic stuff. > I searched the Archives and the Web for help but I was not able to > solve it. > Maybe it is a trivial issue so I really hope someone can help. > > > When I add a text cell to a plot, it happens that the text cell > "overwrites" all what is drawn at the right-hand-side of the cell. It's > like the text cell had a white background that extends indefinitly on > the right and covers the plot. > > For instance, a simple command is: > Plot[x,{x,0,1},Epilog->{Text["a line",{0.3,0.5}]}] > > The graphic result is Figure1 posted on my webpage > http://pantheon.yale.edu/~mc654/mathproblem/mathproblem.html > > The same happens with the Ticks of the Frame (see Figure 2), and also > if I use different ways of adding text to a plot, like > Show[Graphics[{xxx,Text}]] (see Figure 3). > > > I'm running Mathematica 5.0 on Mac OS X 10.3 (Panther) on an Apple > PowerBook G4. > The problem appeared after a while, so it can be I toggled an option > that I don't remember (unlikely), but I tried a complete reinstallation > of Mathematica without success. > > > Did anybody hear of the same problem? Can please anybody help? > Thank you very much. > Marco > > > > - - - > Marco Cirelli > PostDoc in Theoretical Particle Physics > Sloane Physics Lab - Yale University > 217 Prospect St > P.O.Box 208120 > New Haven, CT 06520-8120, USA > phone: +1.203.432 3653 > fax: +1.203.432 5419 > marco.cirelli at yale.edu > >

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**Re: adding text to a plot erases plot?***From:*marco cirelli <marco.cirelli@yale.edu>

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