Re: ContourStyle -> {{Dashing[0.15, 0.5]}} has no effect

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg92487] Re: ContourStyle -> {{Dashing[0.15, 0.5]}} has no effect*From*: Bill Rowe <readnews at sbcglobal.net>*Date*: Wed, 1 Oct 2008 18:33:29 -0400 (EDT)

On 9/30/08 at 7:36 AM, erwann.rogard at gmail.com (er) wrote: >Dashing below has no effect. I must be doing something wrong...Any >suggestion would be nice. Thanks! >With[{dist = NormalDistribution[0, 1/2]}, >ContourPlot[PDF[dist, x2]PDF[dist, x3], {x2, -2, 2}, {x3, -2, 2}, >ContourShading -> False, >ContourStyle -> {{Dashing[0.15, 0.5], Thickness[0.002], >RGBColor[1, 0, 0]}}] >] Are you using version 6? If so, you should have noticed the second argument to Dashing, i.e., ,0.5 was colored red indicating a syntax error. Dashing expects a single argument, either a number or a list of numbers. Change Dashing[0.015,0.5] to Dashing[{0.15,0.5}] and you should get the desired result.