[R] TeX distribution on Windows
thpe at hhbio.wasser.tu-dresden.de
Mon Sep 5 16:16:15 CEST 2005
gb at stat.umu.se wrote:
> I'm looking for a Windows distribution of TeX that works with R,
> after a few years' absence from Windows. On Duncan Murdoch's Rtools
> page fptex is still recommended, but it turns out that fptex is
> "defunct" as of May 2005,
> So, what is suggested? TUG (tug.org) recommends something called
> proTeXt, which is said to be "based on MiKTeX", for Windows users.
> Since MikTeX could be used with R, that sounds like a good
> Any comments to that?
MikTeX works very well for us:
- when writing reports using R figures,
- with SWeave and
- in the R package building process.
You can get the web installer from:
Miktex can be used with WinEDT, Emacs, Texniccenter and others as editor.
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