Re: [R] SVG format from any R graphic GUI?

From: Stefan Grosse <>
Date: Wed, 16 Apr 2008 15:03:49 +0200

On Wed, 16 Apr 2008 13:20:35 +0200 Agustin Lobo wrote:

AL>I have problems with emf files because OpenOffice does
AL>a poor job at importing figures in this format. On the other
AL>hand, imported eps figures are not displayed, just printed.
AL>Is there any R graphic gui able to export as SVG (or
AL>other vector format)? I've
AL>tried JGR, iplots and svGUI.

The figures format has nothing to do with the gui. It matters which devices are supported by your R platform on your system (Win/Linux/Mac?).

A quick search on pointed me to the Cairo package. Maybe you can try that.

You will also have reasonable results using the png device/graphics.

usually you do something like:


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