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as much as I know, the following code should have the y axis label on the right:

\documentclass{article}
\usepackage{pgfplots}
\pgfplotsset{compat=1.4} 
\usepackage{tikz}
\begin{document}
\begin{figure}
\begin{tikzpicture}
  \pgfplotstableread{Example.txt} \mytable
  \begin{axis} [ ytick pos=right,
                 ylabel near ticks,
                 ylabel={Bla}, ]
    \addplot table [x index=0, y index=1] {\mytable};
  \end{axis}
\end{tikzpicture}
\end{figure}
\end{document}

where 'Example.txt' is just 0 2 1 2 2 2 3 2 4 1 (With line breaks, they just don't appear here) Unfortunately the y-label still appears on the left. What did I make wrong?

Thanks, Juhui

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Which version of pgfplots are you using? Your example code works as expected in my system (TeX Live2012, pgf version 2.10, pgfplots.sty: 2011/12/29 v1.5.1.). –  Gonzalo Medina Aug 14 '12 at 18:20
    
Hi Medina, thanks for your reply. It pushed me into the right direction. Something is wrong with my installation. For now, I updated my ubuntu packages and I'm still not at pgfplots version 1.3, but at least now it works. Thanks a lot, –  Juhui Aug 14 '12 at 20:06
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You're welcome! You should consider installing TeX Live from TUG; the official repos ship a really old LaTeX system. Since you're problems has been solved, this question will perhaps be closed as too localized. –  Gonzalo Medina Aug 14 '12 at 20:12
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closed as too localized by Jake, Gonzalo Medina, percusse, Stefan Kottwitz Aug 14 '12 at 21:21

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