Re: [R] Jpeg and pixel

From: <thomas.schwander_at_mvv.de>
Date: Tue, 11 Mar 2008 09:50:14 +0100

Hi Brian,

Thank you for your fast answer. It looks a little bit better now. Nevertheless I see pixels. May it depend on the font used? In the praeambel I use

	windowsFonts(Frutiger = windowsFont("Frutiger 45 Light")) 
	par(family="Frutiger")

And later, to create a wide table on the right of the plot
	text(par("usr")[2] + 3.95, ... ,family="Frutiger") 

Regards,
Thomas

-----Ursprüngliche Nachricht-----
Von: Prof Brian Ripley [mailto:ripley_at_stats.ox.ac.uk] Gesendet: Dienstag, 11. März 2008 09:28
An: Schwander, Thomas, KS.R
Cc: r-help_at_r-project.org
Betreff: Re: [R] Jpeg and pixel

On Tue, 11 Mar 2008, thomas.schwander_at_mvv.de wrote:

> Hi guys,
>
> I've got tthe following question:
>
> Why do my fonts look a bit grubby when I use the jpeg() function? I
> see the pixels of the font. The quality is set to 100%.
> If this is normal with jpeg(), which function would you propose me to
> use instead?

png(), as the help page suggested. The 'P' in JPEG stands for 'Photographic', and the format is not intended for text and line diagrams.

>
> Kind regards,
> Thomas
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