[Rd] Re: [R][Rdev] any way to generate "bitmap" (tif, jpeg, png etc) files inR CMD BATCH

From: Roger Bivand <Roger.Bivand_at_nhh.no>
Date: Sat 26 Feb 2005 - 02:31:44 EST


On Fri, 25 Feb 2005, Oleg Sklyar wrote:

> Hi Community,
>

Use a virtual framebuffer - an example of an earlier question about this on the list is:

http://finzi.psych.upenn.edu/R/Rhelp02a/archive/15988.html

(the searchable archives have lots of good tips)

> here is the problem, Linux problem (reported to work on Windows). I need
> to generate graphical output in any of bitmap format under the 'R CMD
> BATCH'. Whereas the script generating png-s works perfectly in the R
> session, such things as X11, png and jpeg are not usable in BATCH (they
> cannot be switched on by --gui-X11 etc) and X11 is prompted to be
> required for png. At the same time, such things as postscript and pdf,
> which are generally X-independent work fine. The problem is that as a
> result I need something previewable in the web browser: png, jpeg. Any
> suggestions how to proceed? Generally I could use command line linux
> tools to convert from almost any bitmpa format to the required png or
> jpeg, but it would be nicer to have them as direct R output.
>
> Kind regards
> Oleg
>
>

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