Re: PlotRange with Histogram Log height

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg131965] Re: PlotRange with Histogram Log height*From*: Weiss Jeffrey <jbwjbwjbw at gmail.com>*Date*: Wed, 6 Nov 2013 00:38:44 -0500 (EST)*Delivered-to*: l-mathgroup@mail-archive0.wolfram.com*Delivered-to*: l-mathgroup@wolfram.com*Delivered-to*: mathgroup-outx@smc.vnet.net*Delivered-to*: mathgroup-newsendx@smc.vnet.net*References*: <20131105041819.81A3C6A1C@smc.vnet.net> <CAEtRDSd62R4uk7us4BPv5P0vXXVEnx=nwnhT9XpH5COLqHo_fA@mail.gmail.com>

Thanks. That did the trick. On Tue, Nov 5, 2013, at 8:57 AM, Bob Hanlon <hanlonr357 at gmail.com> wrote: > You must take the Log of the vertical axis range values > > data = RandomVariate[ > TruncatedDistribution[{-2, 2}, > NormalDistribution[0, 0.5]], 1000]; > > Histogram[data, 10, {"Log", "PDF"}, > PlotRange -> {{-2, 2}, Automatic}, > Frame -> True, > PlotRangeClipping -> True] > > Histogram[data, 10, {"Log", "PDF"}, > PlotRange -> {{-2, 2}, Log /@ {0.01, 1.0}}, > Frame -> True, > PlotRangeClipping -> True] > > However, since Log is Listable, this can be shortened slightly to > > Attributes[Log] > > {Listable, NumericFunction, Protected} > > Histogram[data, 10, {"Log", "PDF"}, > PlotRange -> {{-2, 2}, Log at {0.01, 1.0}}, > Frame -> True, > PlotRangeClipping -> True] > > > Bob Hanlon > > > > On Mon, Nov 4, 2013 at 11:18 PM, Jeff <jbwjbwjbw at gmail.com> wrote: > I am trying to draw a histogram with log heights with a specified PlotRange. This command works fine: > > Histogram[data, 10, {"Log", "PDF"}, > PlotRange -> {{-2, 2}, Automatic}, Frame -> True, > PlotRangeClipping -> True] > > But what I need is the ability to control the range of the vertical axes. When I change the "Automatic" to something specific I get a blank graph. For example, this fails > > Histogram[data, 10, {"Log", "PDF"}, > PlotRange -> {{-2, 2}, {0.01, 1.0}}, Frame -> True, > PlotRangeClipping -> True] > > I am using Mathematica 9.0.1.0 on OSX 10.8.5. Any help would be appreciated. > >

**References**:**PlotRange with Histogram Log height***From:*Jeff <jbwjbwjbw@gmail.com>