scatter with extended polyline properties mark_size, mark_foreground, mark_background
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13 <refentry xmlns="http://docbook.org/ns/docbook" xmlns:xlink="http://www.w3.org/1999/xlink" xmlns:svg="http://www.w3.org/2000/svg" xmlns:mml="http://www.w3.org/1998/Math/MathML" xmlns:db="http://docbook.org/ns/docbook" xmlns:scilab="http://www.scilab.org"  xml:lang="en" xml:id="xpause">
14     <refnamediv>
15         <refname>xpause</refname>
16         <refpurpose>suspend Scilab</refpurpose>
17     </refnamediv>
18     <refsynopsisdiv>
19         <title>Calling Sequence</title>
20         <synopsis>xpause(microsecs)</synopsis>
21     </refsynopsisdiv>
22     <refsection>
23         <title>Arguments</title>
24         <variablelist>
25             <varlistentry>
26                 <term>microsecs</term>
27                 <listitem>
28                     <para>an integer, the number of microseconds.</para>
29                 </listitem>
30             </varlistentry>
31         </variablelist>
32     </refsection>
33     <refsection>
34         <title>Description</title>
35         <para>
36             <function>xpause</function> suspends the current process for the
37             number of microseconds specified by the argument
38             <varname>microsecs</varname>. The actual suspension time may
39             be longer because of other activities in the system, or because of
40             the time spent in processing the call.
41         </para>
42     </refsection>
43     <refsection>
44         <title>Examples</title>
45         <programlisting role="example"><![CDATA[ 
46 t=[0:0.3:2*%pi]';
47 z=sin(t)*cos(t'); 
48 plot3d1(t,t,z) 
49 f=gcf();
50 for h=0:0.1:1
51   hsv=[h*ones(32,1) linspace(0,1,32)' 0.7*ones(32,1)];
52   f.color_map=hsv2rgb(hsv);
53   drawnow()
54   xpause(100000)
55 end
56  ]]></programlisting>
57     </refsection>
58 </refentry>