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Open Feature request MC-957

Variable plot number: Plot(N, value, name) in addition to PlotN(value, "name")

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Description

Sometimes when coding complex indicators, it would be far more efficient to write code where the plot number can be specified by a variable. In such cases rather than having to code PlotN(value, "name"); it would be far more efficient to code Plot(N, value, name), where N is an integer and name is a string. This is actually two feature requests, one for variable plot numbers (N) and one for variable names (name); either one is useful, both together are very useful.

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Try to efficiently code a 100 plots where the difference between the plots is based on a formula where the outputs are figured in a for loop.

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#0
user-offline.png  Fabrice (fpa)
May 19, 2012 - 07:20

Another "feature request" showing clearly that El needs to evolve as a true OO language.
F.

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user-offline.png  Yves BENOIT (Yves BENOIT)
Mar 31, 2014 - 18:12

I need to plot in the same subchart, a function computed on a set of 10 Instruments:
arrays: Colors10;
(... Initialisation of the 10 colors...)
for n=1 to 10 Begin
Plot(n, MyFunction(Close of data(n), Symbol of data(n), Colors[n]);
End;

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