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Thread: how to plot the line graph using jfreechart reading from text file

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    Default how to plot the line graph using jfreechart reading from text file

    hello,
    In the below code we are able to read y-axis but not able to read x-axis on the graph.. can tel me how to read x-axis on the graph.
    thanks in advance


    import java.io.*;
    import java.util.*;//Scanner is included
    import org.jfree.chart.*;
    import org.jfree.chart.plot.PlotOrientation;
    import org.jfree.data.category.DefaultCategoryDataset;
    import org.jfree.data.general.DefaultPieDataset;
    import org.jfree.data.xy.*;
    import org.jfree.data.*;
    public class Plot_1
    {
    static Scanner scanner;
    static XYSeries series;
    //static File file;
    public static void main(String[] args)
    {
    plotResult();



    }//end of main





    //**********



    //Method that reads in an external file with numbers (doubles)

    //and plots the content in a line chart using JFreeChart





    public static void plotResult() {



    //Read in the file "calculation.txt" using Scanner and call hasNextDouble on it



    try {

    int index = 0;



    File file = new File("data.txt");

    series = new XYSeries("Pk");

    scanner = new Scanner(file);

    // Scanner scanner = new Scanner(file);

    while (scanner.hasNextDouble()) {

    series.add(index++,scanner.nextDouble());

    }

    scanner.close();

    }

    catch (FileNotFoundException e) {
    e.printStackTrace();

    }





    //Round off the doubles to two decimals - not done yet







    //Plot the line chart







    /*

    XYSeries series = new XYSeries("Pk");

    series.add(1, 0.8201791789916324 );

    series.add(2, 0.9727097916233601 );

    series.add(3, 0.9949972829175494);

    */



    XYDataset xyDataset = new XYSeriesCollection(series);





    JFreeChart chart = ChartFactory.createXYLineChart

    ("Temp = 85", "k", "Pk",xyDataset, PlotOrientation.VERTICAL, true, true, false);

    ChartFrame frame1=new ChartFrame("XYLine Chart",chart);

    frame1.setVisible(true);

    frame1.setSize(600,400);







    }//End of method





    //***************





    }//end of class

    in data.txt has following values
    1 20
    2 40
    4 50


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    Default Re: how to plot the line graph using jfreechart reading from text file

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