Re: [R] plots from batchfile on windows

From: Gabor Grothendieck <ggrothendieck_at_gmail.com>
Date: Sat 04 Jun 2005 - 00:32:52 EST

On 6/3/05, Hans-Peter <gchappi@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
>
> On windows I'd like to run a batchfile that leaves me a plot. As a
> test I have the scriptfile "test.r" which only contains:
>
> x <- 1:10;
> y <- sample( 10 )
> plot( x, y )
>
> Now I tried the following (but nothing worked):
>
> a) "R --vanilla < test.r" in the cmd window, => that doesn't give me a plot
> b) the same, but I added "bitmap(file="outplot.png")" in the
> scriptfile => Here I get an error that gswin32c.exe was not found.
> (Maybe I need to install ghostscript???)
> c) some attempts with Rgui.exe => I didn't arrive to pass a command argument.
>
> It would be nice, to get some hints, how this could be done. I did
> search the newsgroup archive, but unfortunately didn't find something.
>

This was discussed previously this week. Look right at the end of:

https://www.stat.math.ethz.ch/pipermail/r-help/2005-June/071147.html



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