plcol0.3plplot man page

plcol0 — Set color, cmap0




Sets the color index for cmap0 (see the PLplot documentation).

Redacted form: plcol0(icol0)

This function is used in examples 1-9,11-16,18-27,29.


icol0 (PLINT, input)

Integer representing the color.  The defaults at present are (these may change):

0   black (default background)

1   red (default foreground)

2   yellow

3   green

4   aquamarine

5   pink

6   wheat

7   grey

8   brown

9   blue

10   BlueViolet

11   cyan

12   turquoise

13   magenta

14   salmon

15   white

Use plscmap0(3plplot) to change the entire map0 color palette and plscol0(3plplot) to change an individual color in the map0 color palette.


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See Also

PLplot documentation at


August, 2015 PLplot API