[Rd] Sweave trims console output in "tex" mode

Duncan Murdoch murdoch.duncan at gmail.com
Fri Jan 3 11:39:49 CET 2014

It's dishonest to quote me out of context.

Duncan Murdoch

On 14-01-03 3:40 AM, Kirill Müller wrote:
> On 01/03/2014 02:34 AM, Duncan Murdoch wrote:
>> Carriage returns usually don't matter in LaTeX
> I'd rather say they do. One is like a space, two or more end a paragraph
> and start a new one. If newlines are stripped away, the meaning of the
> TeX code can change, in some cases dramatically (e.g. if comments are
> written to the TeX code).
> Also, I don't understand why the option is called strip.white, at least
> for results=tex. The docs say that "blank lines at the beginning and end
> of output are removed", but the observed behavior is to remove the
> terminating carriage return of the output.
> -Kirill

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