Re: [R] unable to start device PNG and unable to open connection to X11 display

From: Prof Brian Ripley <ripley_at_stats.ox.ac.uk>
Date: Mon, 03 Mar 2008 06:09:33 +0000 (GMT)

Please consult the help page for png.

On Mon, 3 Mar 2008, Ng Stanley wrote:

> Hi,
>
> I have installed R on a computational cluster, and am using putty to access
> R. Please help on how to solve the problem of saving png files.
>
>> png(file="myplot.png", bg="transparent")
> Error in X11(paste("png::", filename, sep = ""), width, height, pointsize,
> :
> unable to start device PNG
> In addition: Warning message:
> unable to open connection to X11 display ''
>
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>
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