grid-package {grid}R Documentation

The Grid Graphics Package


A rewrite of the graphics layout capabilities, plus some support for interaction.


This package contains a graphics system which supplements old-style S graphics.

Further information is available in the following vignettes:
displaylist Display Lists in grid (source, pdf)
frame Frames and packing grobs (source, pdf)
grid Introduction to grid (source, pdf)
grobs Working with grid grobs (source, pdf)
interactive Editing grid Graphics (source, pdf)
locndimn Locations versus Dimensions (source, pdf)
moveline Demonstrating move-to and line-to (source, pdf)
nonfinite Non-finite values (source, pdf)
plotexample Writing grid Code (source, pdf)
rotated Rotated Viewports (source, pdf)
saveload Persistent representations (source, pdf)
sharing Modifying multiple grobs simultaneously (source, pdf)
viewports Working with viewports (source, pdf)

For a complete list of functions with individual help pages, use library(help="grid").


Paul Murrell

Maintainer: R Core Team


Murrell, P. (2005) R Graphics. Chapman & Hall/CRC Press.

[Package grid version 2.5.0 Index]