Re: [R] text plots?

From: Gabor Grothendieck <>
Date: Sat 13 May 2006 - 01:05:30 EST

You could transfer the data to MacAnova and do it there. There is an example here:

in MacAnova to get info on other graphics functions.

On 5/12/06, Robert Citek <> wrote:
> Is there a way to do text plots in R?
> I'd like to do some simple XY plots in R with the output in text
> (ascii). For example, with gnuplot I can do the following:
> echo 'set terminal dumb ; plot sin(x)' | gnuplot
> To generate a simple sin wave. Since I connect to a remote Linux
> machine using SSH, being able to generate a rough idea of what a plot
> will look like in text would be of benefit. I've looked at ?plot, ?
> par, and ?plot.default but didn't see anything obvious.
> Regards,
> - Robert
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