Re: R-alpha: R postscript under Windows

Peter Dalgaard BSA (pd@kubism.ku.dk)
06 Jan 1997 23:01:54 +0100


To: kaplan@macalester.edu
Subject: Re: R-alpha: R postscript under Windows
From: Peter Dalgaard BSA <pd@kubism.ku.dk>
Date: 06 Jan 1997 23:01:54 +0100
In-Reply-To: Daniel Kaplan's message of Mon, 06 Jan 1997 15:42:50 -0600
Message-Id: <x2sp4epinh.fsf@bush.kubism.ku.dk>

Daniel Kaplan <kaplan@macalester.edu> writes:

> 
> Hi,
> I'm a math professor at Macalester College, setting up
> to use R in an intro stat course.  
> 
> I am running R under WinNT and trying to save graphics to 
> a file.  There is a postscript option, but it doesn't seem
> to work for me in any of the various calling possibilities
> that I have tried.  The message I get is
> 
> Error in device("PostScript", "foobar.eps", c(5, 5, F)) : unable to
> start device PostScript
> 
> Do you have any idea what I can do about this, or, more generally,
> how I can save graphics to a file for the student manual I am
> writing?

Um, how did you get it to run in the first place? And which version
are we talking about? If I also had a Windows version (NT/95/w32s)
running, I'd be more than happy to help you track things like this
down.

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