[clug] gnuplot changed in 5.2->5.4 update

Eyal Lebedinsky eyal at eyal.emu.id.au
Tue Jul 12 13:18:14 UTC 2022

On 06/07/2022 22.59, Eyal Lebedinsky via linux wrote:
> [I posted to the fedora list and had no pleasure]
> A new gnuplot version was installed recently. Originally I had
>      2021-05-17T14:31:30+1000 DEBUG Upgraded: gnuplot-wx-5.2.8-7.fc34.x86_64
> I recently upgraded fedora 34->36 and received this update
>      2022-06-09T18:04:52+1000 DEBUG Upgraded: gnuplot-common-5.4.3-3.fc36.x86_64
> Since then, a simple plot with tics/labels on the left (y axis) are not anymore mirrored on the right (y2).
> It used to always do this by default, and it makes sense when reading values on the right.
> I tried to play with the 'mirror' option to no avail.
> Anyone knows how to restore the old behavior?
> Just to be clear: a trivial plot with one file with tics on the left used to always also show on the right,
> but not anymore.

The matter was dealt with here

Executive summary: there was an intentional change in gnuplot.

Eyal Lebedinsky (eyal at eyal.emu.id.au)

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