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Re: Display Region Programmable ?

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  • Subject: [mg4551] Re: Display Region Programmable ?
  • From: sherod at boussinesq.Colorado.EDU (Scott Herod)
  • Date: Wed, 7 Aug 1996 04:17:58 -0400
  • Organization: University of Colorado at Boulder
  • Sender: owner-wri-mathgroup at

The "geometry" flag works with Mathematica.  So for a 700 by 700 sized
window you can use

mathematica -geometry 700x700

I suspect you could set that flag in one of your XWindows start-up
files as well but haven't checked.  I just add the window size in an


In article <4tkbua$q63 at>, Thomas Bohl <Th.Bohl at> writes:
|> Dear Mathematica Users,
|> I am using a Notebook Front End of Mathematica under a UNIX O/S. 
|> In this case the Display Region can be increased from its
|> default size by clicking on it and using the mouse to drag
|> one corner to the required size.
|> I would like to know, if it is possible to program the size
|> of the Display Region.
|> Kind regards,
|> Thomas Bohl.
|> PS: As you probably know, this has nothing to do with the option 
|>     PlotRegion, which specifies which region of the final display
|>     area a plot should fill.


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