legend: numpoints

Hello all, Is there any way to set numpoints for each line

    > in a plot. I wanted to plot 6 curves in a single plot some
    > plots with continuous lines using marker='-' and some using
    > symbols and line combination like using marker ='-^'. Now
    > if I use legend(numpoints=1) I see one symbol for the plots
    > with '-^' in the legend but I don't see anything for the
    > plots with marker='-'. I want to set numpoints=4 for
    > continuous lines and numpoints=1 for the one with symbols.

There isn't any support for this, and there is no obvious way to me to
add it, sorry to say.