Geospatial Modelling Environment

r.plotxy (Scatterplot)

Creates a scatterplot graph using R


This command creates a scatterplot graph using R (the ‘plot’ function in R) and displays it in the output window. The R commands used to create the scatterplot are also displayed. Type ‘? plot’ at the R command prompt for further details.

This command is driven by R. Type ‘citation’ to see the suggested citation for R.


r.plotxy(in, xfield, yfield, [where]);

inthe input feature data source
xfieldthe name of field containing the x axis data to plot
yfieldthe name of field containing the y axis data to plot
[where]the selection statement that will be applied to the feature data source to identify a subset of features to process (see full Help documentation for further details)


r.plotxy(in=”C:datapoints.shp”, xfield=”UTMX”, yfield=”UTMY”);

r.plotxy(in=”C:dataparcels.shp”, xfield=”AREA”, yfield=”COST”);


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