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Topic: scatter3 and orthogonal marker
Replies: 3   Last Post: Sep 4, 2013 6:48 PM

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 Derek Goring Posts: 3,922 Registered: 12/7/04
Re: scatter3 and orthogonal marker
Posted: Sep 4, 2013 6:48 PM

On Thursday, September 5, 2013 7:55:24 AM UTC+12, Marios Karaoulis wrote:
> Imagine three sets of points (2d space).
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> The x-spacing is the same everywhere.
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> The y-spacing between line 1 and line 2 is alpha.
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> The y-spacing between line 2 and line 3 is 2*alpha.
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> If I could use different x,y length for the each square marker (in other words orthogonal) I could fill the image like the pcolor commands.

No, that is not what orthogonal means.
The way I understand it, what you want is to stretch the symbol, thus making it rectangular, not square.
You cannot do this using a marker, you need to use a rectangular patch:
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Date Subject Author
8/29/13 Marios Karaoulis
8/30/13 Steven Lord
9/4/13 Marios Karaoulis
9/4/13 Derek Goring