[R] High resolution plots

Gabor Grothendieck ggrothendieck at gmail.com
Wed Jul 13 23:12:04 CEST 2005

[I had some email problems so I am sending this again.
Sorry if you get this twice.]

On 7/13/05, Gabor Grothendieck <ggrothendieck at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 7/13/05, Luis Tercero
> <luis.tercero at ebi-wasser.uni-karlsruhe.de> wrote: 
> > Dear R-help community,
> > 
> > would any of you have a (preferably simple) example of a
> > presentation-quality .png plot, i.e. one that looks like the .eps plots
> > generated by R?  I am working with R 2.0.1 in WindowsXP and am having
> > similar problems as Knut Krueger in printing high-quality plots.  I have
> > looked at the help file and examples therein as well as others I have 
> > been able to find online but to no avail.  After many many tries I have
> > to concede I cannot figure it out.
> > 
> > I would be very grateful for your help.

If you want the highest resolution use a vector format,
not a bitmapped format such as png.   See:

for some background.

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