Re: display of graphics primitives
- To: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net
- Subject: [mg101132] Re: display of graphics primitives
- From: "Sjoerd C. de Vries" <sjoerd.c.devries at gmail.com>
- Date: Thu, 25 Jun 2009 07:10:12 -0400 (EDT)
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Why should the grass be green, why do I have to press 'send' when sending mail and why can't I leave my microwave oven door open while it's doing its job? And why, just why don't I ever win the lottery? Count your blessings. Before V6, you had to enclose Graphics with Show to actually generate visible graphics. Cheers -- Sjoerd On Jun 24, 12:29 pm, dsmithy <dsmi... at live.ca> wrote: > Why do you have to place graphics primitives in the Graphics[ ] > expression in order for them to be displayed graphically? Why doesn't, > for example, Circle[ ] display as a graphic in StandardForm? Why must > it be Graphics[Circle[ ]]? > Thank you.