What version of matplotlib do you use?
For me the following works:
The object returned by get_position is "A mutable bounding box.", which is
also supported in set_position. Nevertheless set_position supports lists
with '[left, bottom, width, height]', too. E.g.
ax.set_position([0.2, .4, 0.4, .5])
best regards Matthias
On Wednesday 08 July 2009 16:10:37 Robin wrote:
After quite a bit of trial and error I realised that ax.get_position()
is returning numbers in the form a Bbox which are very different to
the numbers you need for ax.set_position().
Often I want to use the subplot positioning first, then get the
positions that sets up for some manual tweaking. Is there a way to
convert the output of get_position into the same form as for