Re: [R] Create pdf and postscript files

From: Ronnie Babigumira <rb.glists_at_gmail.com>
Date: Tue 27 Dec 2005 - 21:30:23 EST

Not at all...on the contrary, these are common slips as one is getting started and they can be nerve wrecking (I have only been using R for a month and I have had my fair share of them). Be sure to make RSiteSearch a good friend, very helpful.

Happy new year

David Hajage wrote:
> ... I'm so stupid !
>
> Thank you very much.
>
> David Hajage
> Interne de santé publique
> Institut Curie
>
> 2005/12/27, Ronnie Babigumira <rb.glists@gmail.com
> <mailto:rb.glists@gmail.com>>:
>
> You need to open the pdf/poscript first and then plot...see ?postscript
>
> # open the file " foo.ps <http://foo.ps>" for graphics output
> postscript("foo.ps <http://foo.ps>")
> # produce the desired graph(s)
> dev.off() # turn off the postscript device
>
>
>
>
> David Hajage wrote:
> > Hello,
> >
> >
> >
> > I would like to learn how to create a pdf and a postscript file
> from an R
> > graphic.
> >
> > For example, I tried :
> >
> >
> >
> > plot(1) # example
> >
> > pdf("H:/Perso/essai.pdf")
> >
> > postscript("H:/Perso/essai.ps")
> >
> >
> >
> > But the pdf document created is empty.
> >
> >
> >
> > How do these functions work ?
> >
> >
> >
> > Thank you very much.
> >
> > --
> > David Hajage
> > Interne de santé publique
> > Institut Curie
> >
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> >
> >
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