Re: [Rd] bizarre signif stars in Sweave latex

From: Charles Geyer <charlie_at_stat.umn.edu>
Date: Mon 22 Aug 2005 - 23:57:53 GMT

On Mon, Aug 22, 2005 at 07:42:21AM +0100, Prof Brian Ripley wrote:
> What locale is this?
>
> My guess is that this is a UTF-8 locale.

Yes.

    > Sys.getlocale()
    [1] "LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8;LC_NUMERIC=C;LC_TIME=en_US.UTF-8;LC_COLLATE=en_US.UTF-8;LC_MONETARY=en_US.UTF-8;LC_MESSAGES=en_US.UTF-8;LC_PAPER=C;LC_NAME=C;LC_ADDRESS=C;LC_TELEPHONE=C;LC_MEASUREMENT=C;LC_IDENTIFICATION=C"

> If so, you need to tell latex
> the input is in UTF-8, which you can do in the current LaTeX release
> (you need 2003/12/01). As I recall you do this by
>
> \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc}

Right. This works.

Silly me. I fell like the drunk looking for his keys under the lamppost. Here I was looking for a solution in the R docs, when I should have been looking in the LaTeX Companion.

-- 
Charles Geyer
Professor, School of Statistics
University of Minnesota
charlie@stat.umn.edu

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