Bug #976

automatic interval determination (-Bafg) does not work for time axes

Added by Dongdong about 1 year ago. Updated about 1 year ago.

Status:NewStart date:2016-10-12
Priority:NormalDue date:
Assignee:Remko% Done:


Category:-Estimated time:4.00 hours
Target version:-
Affected version:5.x-svn Platform:


Not sure whether it's a bug or a missing feature.

Use command below to reproduce the "bug":

gmt psbasemap -R2008T/2016T/0/1 -JX10c/5c -Ba > test.ps

BTW, I am using GMT r17186.

test.jpg (60.5 KB) Dongdong, 2016-10-12 22:37


#1 Updated by Remko about 1 year ago

  • Assignee set to Remko
  • Estimated time set to 4.00

This is, currently, a missing feature. But that's a poor excuse ... we basically never tested time axes with -Bafg, let alone even think about that time axes would have to be handled differently.

I'm assigning myself to look as this, as I was also the one introducing this feature for linear axes.

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