Mathematica 9 is now available
Services & Resources / Wolfram Forums
-----
 /
MathGroup Archive
2006
*January
*February
*March
*April
*May
*June
*July
*August
*September
*October
*November
*December
*Archive Index
*Ask about this page
*Print this page
*Give us feedback
*Sign up for the Wolfram Insider

MathGroup Archive 2006

[Date Index] [Thread Index] [Author Index]

Search the Archive

Re: hatching of the area between two curves?

  • To: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net
  • Subject: [mg69052] Re: hatching of the area between two curves?
  • From: Jens-Peer Kuska <kuska at informatik.uni-leipzig.de>
  • Date: Tue, 29 Aug 2006 03:25:28 -0400 (EDT)
  • References: <ecu5ou$7e9$1@smc.vnet.net>
  • Sender: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

Hi,

no -- because Mathematica graphics base on PostScript
and PostScript can't hatch. The deeper reason is, that
hatching depend on the resolution of the final image
and the resolution of the output (printer, screen or both)
determine the density of the lines for hatching.

Regards
   Jens

Hilde Mancal wrote:
> Hi!
> 
> With input
> 
>  <<Graphics `FilledPlot`
> FilledPlot[{Sin[x],Cos[x],x^2/18},{x,0,2Pi}]
> 
> it is easily possible to COLOR the area between two curves. Is there too an 
> easy way to HATCH this area, or has this to be done with elaborate 
> programming?
> 
> Good advice very welcome :-) :
> Hans Keller 
> 
> 


  • Prev by Date: Something wrong with my FrontEnd?
  • Next by Date: RE:Beginner--How to resolve a simple system of equation
  • Previous by thread: hatching of the area between two curves?
  • Next by thread: RE: hatching of the area between two curves?