From: John Hunter <jdh2358@gm...>  20080206 17:00:26

On Feb 6, 2008 7:51 AM, Vinu Vikram <vvinuv@...> wrote: > Hi All > I have a figure of six subplot. I want to make one subplot in such a way > that I have to plot two data set with common xaxis with the bottom plot is > 30% of the subplot and the upper plot is 70% of the subplot. How can I do > that? I tried > > x = arange(10) > y=sin(x) > z=cos(y) > rect1 = [0.1, 0.1, 0.8, 0.2] > rect2 = [0.1, 0.3, 0.8, 0.5] > axUpper=axes(rect2) > axLower=axes(rect1) > axUpper.plot(x,y) > axLower.plot(x,z) > > But how can I do this in a subplot? You can do this with 'axes', but not with 'subplot'. subplot is just a special case of axes where the assumption is that the axes lie on a regular grid. JDH 