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Setting the label parameter in the call to DF.plot alters the DataFrame's index name #8494

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dpk011 opened this issue Oct 6, 2014 · 1 comment

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commented Oct 6, 2014

Setting the label parameter in the call to df.plot alters the DataFrame's index name. For example,

df = pd.DataFrame(data=np.random.rand(5,3), index=np.arange(5), columns=['A', 'B', 'C'])
df.index.name='RowNumber'
df.plot(y='B', label='Test')
print df.index.name

Out[1]: Test

See a better example at StackOverflow.
An answer in above link points problem to here.
pandas version 0.14.1.

@TomAugspurger TomAugspurger added this to the 0.15.1 milestone Oct 7, 2014

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commented Oct 7, 2014

Thanks for the report. The easiest fix would probably be to copy the series. Interested in doing a pull request?

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