Re: How to change graph options?

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg126133] Re: How to change graph options?*From*: James Stein <james at stein.org>*Date*: Fri, 20 Apr 2012 07:45:19 -0400 (EDT)*Delivered-to*: l-mathgroup@mail-archive0.wolfram.com*References*: <CAKStUKpVUSLvpW1rmdewpwx57pht2wrr6sT7v9kqzkKirb+kUQ@mail.gmail.com>

I will answer my own question: Keep the options in a list called, perhaps, 'options'. Manipulate the list as you wish. When time comes to make a graph: Graph [ vList, eList, Apply [ Sequence, options ] ] L'esprit d'escalier. On Thu, Apr 19, 2012 at 12:18 PM, James Stein <james at stein.org> wrote: > This code fails to achieve its purpose: > > ClearAll [ g ] ; > g = Graph [ { 1, 2 } , { 1 -> 2 } , ImageSize -> Tiny] > Options [ g ] > SetOptions [ g, ImagePadding -> 10 ] ; > > The reason, I assume, is that 'g' is neither a user-defined nor built-in > function. > The only work-around I can think of is too ugly to describe. > Is there any clean way to change or append the option settings of a Graph? >