Re: [R] write data to pdf

From: Alex Brown <alex_at_transitive.com>
Date: Thu 19 Oct 2006 - 15:03:42 GMT

One possible option is the sweave package, available on CRAN. This package allows you to generate reports including static text, inlined and pretty printed data frames, plots, etc.

-Alex

On 19 Oct 2006, at 15:57, Franco Mendolia wrote:

> Hi Alex!
>
> I'll try to explain.
>
> I am writing a tool to simulate the lifetime of special machines.
> When finisched with simulating I display the results in a GUI
> written with the tcltk-package.
>
> It looks somehow like this:
>
> Lifetime
> mean : 7 years
> variance: 1
> standard deviation: 1
> xyz: abc
> . .
> . .
> . .
>
> I now would like to save the results in a pdf-file in the same
> format as above and add one or two plots.
> In R the results are written in a data frame.
>
> Franco Mendolia
>
> -------- Original-Nachricht --------
> Von: Alex Brown <alex@transitive.com>
> An: Franco Mendolia <franco.mendolia@gmx.de>
> Betreff: Re:[R] write data to pdf
> Datum: 19.10.2006 16:38
>
>> Hi Franco
>> There are several possible answers to this.
>> To get the best answer, it would help if you could describe what
>> you actually want, and why.
>> Even better, give an example of what you would like to write in R,
>> and the output you expect.
>> -Alex Brown
>> On 19 Oct 2006, at 15:09, Franco Mendolia wrote:
>>> Hello!
>>>
>>> Is there a possibility in R to save data in pdf-format?

>>> I do not want to save a plot but some lines of simple text.

>>>
>>> Regards,
>>>
>>> Franco Mendolia
>>>
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