Can I change lines from numeric to datetime without deleting them?
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I have an already generated plot and I want to change the X data for all lines on the plot to some other data that happens to be datetimes (the original X values were numeric). When I do this, the lines on the primary Y seem to get converted ok, but when I have lines on a right Y, I am getting errors.
This simple script should demonstrate the issue:
% Create a figure
f = figure;
ax = axes(f);
% Initialize the right Y
% Plot something on the left
line1 = plot(ax,1:10,1:10);
% Plot something on the right
line2 = plot(ax,1:10,(1:10).^2);
% Make the left Y active again
% Change to datetime
% Some new x data
newX = datetime(2022,9,1:10);
% Set the XAxis ruler to be a datetimeruler
ax.XAxis = matlab.graphics.axis.decorator.DatetimeRuler;
line1.XData = newX;
line2.XData = newX;
Line 1 will update as expected, but Line 2 still wants numeric data for some reason. I have already tried setting the XAxis after switching the active Y axis as well and that doesn't seem to change anything.
Is there a better/different way to easily switch between numeric and datetime data for all lines on a plot?
I know I could delete the lines and run plot again, but the real use case has quite a few lines and the size of the data is pretty large so not having to redraw them would be ideal.