[Rd] Greek symbols not generated on quartz device (PR#6708)
stefano.iacus at unimi.it
Sun Mar 28 12:49:59 CEST 2004
Symbols fonts has changed encoding from 10.2 to 10.3 and this brokes
things when using RAqua on different systems.
The new R 1.9.0 fixes this.
Still not able to get styled text (bold, italcs) at the moment.
On Mar 28, 2004, at 9:55 AM, marksj at nrel.colostate.edu wrote:
> Full_Name: Mark St. John
> Version: 1.8.1
> OS: Macintosh 10.3.3
> Submission from: (NULL) (220.127.116.11)
> After upgrading from Mac OS 10.2.8 to 10.3.3 a program I wrote to
> generate plots
> will no longer display annotated Greek symbols. I'm using parse() and
> expression() to convert variable text in to symbols and it would
> appear that
> both functions work reasonably well except that Greek characters are
> I have a second computer still running OS 10.2.8 and have confirmed
> that the
> same R program generates figures with annotated Greek symbols properly.
> I've only tried this on the quartz device, I've not installed a good
> viewer yet.
> Perhaps related: on neither OS 10.2.8 nor 10.3.3 have I been able to
> "italic" text to display properly--it always appears as regular text
> trying several different font families.
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