Hi all, well, I'm sorry to wake up an old thread, but
> what if there are subplots in the figure ? I tried to ask
> axes([0.1, 0.1, 0.9, 0.9])
> before specifying my subplot()s, but it changed nothing.
> How to reduce the margin of the whole figure when it has
> subplots ?
I think you may be misunderstanding something. axes and subplot are
both helper functions to create an Axes instance. You should use one
or the other to create a given Axes, but should not use "axes" before
"subplot" in order to change the behavior of subplot.
If you do not like the way the Axes are laid out when using subplot,
you have to do the layout manually with axes. There have been some
helper functions and code posted on the mailing list archives to make
this process easier (eg a tk backend GUI widget to help you configure