Re: R-beta: Problems with postscript

Peter Dalgaard BSA (p.dalgaard@biostat.ku.dk)
27 May 1998 17:54:13 +0200


To: Alvaro Colina <acosa@ubu.es>, r-help@stat.math.ethz.ch
Subject: Re: R-beta: Problems with postscript
From: Peter Dalgaard BSA <p.dalgaard@biostat.ku.dk>
Date: 27 May 1998 17:54:13 +0200
In-Reply-To: Douglas Bates's message of 27 May 1998 10:34:02 -0500

Douglas Bates <bates@stat.wisc.edu> writes:

> > I've got the problem because of I can't use a PostScript printer. I can'tinsert a
> > PostScript file in my word processor, I need insert another type
> > of file (TIFF, JPG, GIF ...).
> > If I print the PostScript file with Ghostview I haven't got problems, but
> > I would like to use another format for the picture, transform the PostScript
> > file to another format.
> > I belive that it isn't a problem of R.
> > I know it's my problem but I tougth that would be possible to find a function
> > to write a different picture format.
> 
> I understand the problem but I'm afraid I don't have enough experience
> with alternate image formats to help out.  I use PostScript printers
> and text processors that can accomodate PostScript inclusions so I am
> not sure what to do in other word processors.
> 
> I hope you find a solution to your problem.

Ghostscript can output to a number of file formats, in addition to
printers... 

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