[R] rgl: exporting to pdf or png does not work

From: Gaspard Lequeux <Gaspard.Lequeux.at_at_biomath.ugent.be>
Date: Thu 24 Aug 2006 - 07:15:27 EST

Hej,

When exporting a image from rgl, the following error is encountered:

> rgl.postscript('testing.pdf', fmt="pdf")
RGL: ERROR: can't bind glx context to window RGL: ERROR: can't bind glx context to window Warning messages:
1: X11 protocol error: GLXBadContextState 2: X11 protocol error: GLXBadContextState

The pdf file is created and is readable, but all the labels are gone.

Taking a snapshot (to png) gives 'failed' and no file is created.

Version of rgl used: 0.67-2 (2006-07-11) Version of R used: R 2.3.1; i486-pc-linux-gnu; 2006-07-13 01:31:16; Running Debian GNU/Linux testing (Etch).

/Gaspard



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