Re: Help with "recession bar" graph

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg129738] Re: Help with "recession bar" graph*From*: Bob Hanlon <hanlonr357 at gmail.com>*Date*: Sat, 9 Feb 2013 00:45:31 -0500 (EST)*Delivered-to*: l-mathgroup@mail-archive0.wolfram.com*Delivered-to*: l-mathgroup@wolfram.com*Delivered-to*: mathgroup-newout@smc.vnet.net*Delivered-to*: mathgroup-newsend@smc.vnet.net*References*: <bvd8kg$5ca$1@smc.vnet.net>

You need to be more specific. What is being hijacked and what do you want instead? Bob Hanlon On Fri, Feb 8, 2013 at 12:26 PM, Alan G Isaac <alan.isaac at gmail.com> wrote: > On 2/8/2013 11:12 AM, Bob Hanlon wrote: >> >> Show[ >> RegionPlot[ >> {6 <= x <= 13, 19 <= x <= 25, 39 <= x <= 46}, >> {x, 0, 50}, {y, 0, 100}, >> BoundaryStyle -> None], >> ListLinePlot[data]] > > > > > This is informative, but it does not meet my needs. > You put the RegionPlot first, as needed for proper overlay, > but then it hijacks the plot properties. > I'm really looking for something equivalent to Matplotlib's > axvspan, in order to add a Graphics element to an existing plot. > For now I'm putting a rectangle in the Prolog and handling > the y-coordinates myself, but I'd welcome a better solution. > > Thanks, > Alan Isaac >