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plgyax — Get y axis parameters


plgyax(p_digmax, p_digits)


Identical to plgxax(3plplot), except that arguments are flags for y axis. See the description of plgxax(3plplot) for more detail.

Redacted form: plgyax(p_digmax, p_digits)

This function is used in example 31.


p_digmax (PLINT *, output)

Pointer to variable with the maximum number of digits for the y axis.  If nonzero, the printed label has been switched to a floating point representation when the number of digits exceeds p_digmax.

p_digits (PLINT *, output)

Pointer to variable with the actual number of digits for the numeric labels (y axis) from the last plot.


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August, 2015 PLplot API