[Rd] italic (PR#7932)

ggrothendieck@gmail.com ggrothendieck at gmail.com
Sat Jun 11 15:30:13 CEST 2005

Full_Name: G. Grothendieck
Version: R version 2.1.0, 2005-05-14
OS: Windows XP
Submission from: (NULL) (

This code:

> plot(1:10)
> text(5,5,lab=expression(italic(22*"33")))

has the effect of italicizing 33 (which is a character string) but not 22
(which is not).  I would have thought that both, not just 33, would be

I had previously posted about this last week:


however, no one responded.

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