Re: [R] Sweave Cairo driver?

From: Liviu Andronic <>
Date: Thu, 07 Apr 2011 07:47:05 +0200

Dear Brian

On Thu, Apr 7, 2011 at 6:39 AM, Prof Brian Ripley <> wrote:
>> allows for easier font
>> selection out of a greater range of available fonts,
> As does cairo_pdf(), builtin to R and more reliable in my experience.
I've looked into the help pages and searched the lists, but could only find out that "The default font family is Helvetica."

How could I use a different font with cairo_pdf? In Cairo (the R package), there is a ?CairoFontMatch and ?CairoFonts. Are there equivalents for cairo_pdf?

Thank you
Liviu mailing list PLEASE do read the posting guide and provide commented, minimal, self-contained, reproducible code. Received on Thu 07 Apr 2011 - 05:49:50 GMT

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