[Rd] Error in generating sweave-tex -> pdf file

carol white wht_crl at yahoo.com
Wed Dec 22 18:27:59 CET 2010

I created a Sweave file (see below). when I want to convert tex 
file generated from it into pdf, I get error message as follows:

> texi2dvi("test.tex", pdf=TRUE)
Error in texi2dvi("test.tex", pdf = TRUE) : 
  Running 'texi2dvi' on 'test.tex' failed.
LaTeX errors:
! Undefined control sequence.
l.8 \begin
! Interruption.
! Interruption.
<to be read again> 
l.8 \begin{
! Undefined control sequence.
l.9 \begin
The control sequence at the end of the top line
of your error message was never \def'ed. If you have

\ documentclass [ a4paper ]{ article }
\ title { Sweave Example 1}
\ begin { document }
\ maketitle
In this example we embed parts of the examples from the
help page into a \ LaTeX {} document :
y = y +1
which shows that the location parameter of the Ozone
distribution varies significantly from month to month . Finally we
include a boxplot of the data :

\end{ document }

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