[R] Latin 2 encoding + fonts

Petr Pikal petr.pikal at precheza.cz
Fri Feb 6 09:58:56 CET 2004


On 4 Feb 2004 at 12:41, Miha STAUT wrote:

> Hi,
> In the FAQ I read about options to specify different fonts than the
> default ones for the console (in the file Rprofile) and for the
> graphical output (Rdevga). I would however like to replace Latin 1
> with Latin 2 enconding for both (console and graphical) output in
> Windows and just graphical output in Linux.

I asked a question about enconding few weeks ago and I have got 
a hint from Prof.Ripley which led me to check files Rdevga and 
Rconsole in directory etc and experiment with font names 
specified there. 

I must say that it is also a system version specific issue as W98 
requires other fonts then WNT.


> I guess it is possible but I did not find the way.
> How can I use the fonts (*.afm) and the (presumably) encondings
> (*.enc) in R/rw1081/afm? How do I know what are the real font names.
> Are those only the ones listed in the man page for Hershey?
> Thanks, Miha
> ______________________________________________
> R-help at stat.math.ethz.ch mailing list
> https://www.stat.math.ethz.ch/mailman/listinfo/r-help
> PLEASE do read the posting guide!
> http://www.R-project.org/posting-guide.html

Petr Pikal
petr.pikal at precheza.cz

More information about the R-help mailing list