[reportlab-users] barLabels in a stacked HorizontalBarChart()

Robin Becker robin at reportlab.com
Mon Sep 9 05:40:47 EDT 2013

On 09/09/2013 10:23, Helga Peters wrote:


> Since the second serie includes the value '0' the barLabels overwrite

> eachother in the chart. Is it possible to not show the '0' values or

Helga, you probably need to set the value axis forceZero option.

hbc.valueAxis.forceZero = 1

> better, is it possible to show the total of the two series as a barLabel ?


you can get the bars stacked on top of each other using the categoryAxis style
attribute ie

hbc.categoryAxis.style = 'stacked'

> Thanks in advance,

> Helga


Robin Becker

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