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Re: date/time ListPlot

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  • Subject: [mg21020] Re: [mg20979] date/time ListPlot
  • From: "David Park" <djmp at>
  • Date: Thu, 2 Dec 1999 21:41:32 -0500 (EST)
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>I am badly in need to create a plot of points
>in which the abscissa is a date - they span some years,
>so at least I need ticks like "Jan-99" or similar.
>I absolutely didn't find anything on this subject,
>in the newsgroup nor on Wolfram site, nor on The Book.
>The only exception is the package of Nigel King, that
>I cannot find a way to let it work.
>Since it seems to me a rather basic plotting usage,
>is it possible there isnt anything on this subject?
>Thank you in advance
>    Alessandro
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The book "Mathematica Navigator" by Heikki Ruskeepaa has many examples of plotting
data, with customized axes and labels. Chapter 9, Grraphics for 2D Data would be
especially good for you purposes.

David Park
djmp at

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