bugGNU Octave - Bugs: bug #39317, subplot outerposition is not...


bug #39317: subplot outerposition is not compatible with Matlab

Submitted by:  Ben Abbott <bpabbott>
Submitted on:  Sat 22 Jun 2013 04:15:01 AM UTC  
Category: Plotting with OpenGLSeverity: 3 - Normal
Priority: 5 - NormalItem Group: Matlab Compatibility
Status: Wont FixAssigned to: Ben Abbott <bpabbott>
Originator Name: Ben AbbottOpen/Closed: Closed
Release: devOperating System: Any

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Fri 19 Jul 2013 03:02:30 PM UTC, comment #1:

After further consideration, I concluded the most straight forward approach to aligning subplots is to synchronize max(looseinset,tightinset) across all subplots. In order for each subplot's "position" to have the same width and height the outerposition properties will need to have the same width and height.

I've pushed the changeset below,


and am closing this report.

Ben Abbott <bpabbott>
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Sat 22 Jun 2013 04:15:01 AM UTC, original submission:

Matlab gives,

And Octave,

The implied margin being added to the perimeter of the figure for subplots interferes with the placement of the legend box when the legend is placed outside the subplot's axes position. I'm attaching a simple example.

There is also a problem with legend(), which is partially covered by the bug-report #39316

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    Fri 19 Jul 2013 03:02:30 PM UTCbpabbottStatusNone=>Wont Fix
      Assigned toNone=>bpabbott
    Sat 22 Jun 2013 04:15:01 AM UTCbpabbottAttached File-=>Added subplot211-matlab.png, #28384
      Attached File-=>Added subplot211-octave.png, #28385

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