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bug #38209: axis label and legend positions are not updated in figure when manually changed

Submitted by:  None
Submitted on:  Wed 30 Jan 2013 11:57:16 PM UTC  
Category: Plotting with gnuplotSeverity: 3 - Normal
Priority: 5 - NormalItem Group: Incorrect Result
Status: Wont FixAssigned to: Ben Abbott <bpabbott>
Originator Name: Originator Email: -unavailable-
Open/Closed: ClosedRelease: dev
Operating System: Any

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Fri 19 Jul 2013 03:20:47 PM UTC, comment #2:

Many of the legend properties have no effect on the legend. That is because we use the gnuplot's keybox to produce the legend.

The keybox is used because Octave is unable to determine the extents and positions of the text objects used by gnuplot.

The 3.6.1 series is done, so I'm changing the release to "dev" and marking the status as "Wont Fix".

Ben Abbott <bpabbott>
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Thu 31 Jan 2013 04:15:46 PM UTC, comment #1:

Confirmed on both the stable and development branches of Octave.

I'm not sure how much urgency there will be to fix this since Octave development is shifting away from using gnuplot as the back end for graphics.

Rik <rik5>
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Wed 30 Jan 2013 11:57:16 PM UTC, original submission:

The axis label and legend positions are not updated in figure when they are manually changed using the method in the code below.

I'm using gnuplot 4.6 patchlevel 1, but got the same result with version 4.2.6-1. Operating system is kubutu 10.04.

The correct result is achieved with the fltk backend.



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    Date Changed By Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced By
    Sun 28 Jul 2013 07:46:47 PM UTCbpabbottOpen/ClosedOpen=>Closed
    Fri 19 Jul 2013 03:20:47 PM UTCbpabbottStatusConfirmed=>Wont Fix
      Assigned toNone=>bpabbott
      Operating SystemGNU/Linux=>Any
    Thu 31 Jan 2013 04:15:46 PM UTCrik5StatusNone=>Confirmed

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