[R] Symbols to use in text

Paul Murrell p.murrell at auckland.ac.nz
Sun Nov 16 20:10:22 CET 2008


Martin Maechler wrote:
>>>>>> "GF" == Guillaume Filteau <filteau at email.unc.edu>
>>>>>>     on Thu, 13 Nov 2008 22:38:04 -0500 writes:
>     GF> Hello all, I'm trying to use text symbols in R, such are
>     GF> greek letters and mathematical operators. Do you know
>     GF> where I can find a list telling me how to use all those
>     GF> symbols? I'd like to have them displayed in my graphs.
> help(plotmath) # has "See Also:" for
>   demo(plotmath) # which has a list

Also see http://www.stat.auckland.ac.nz/~paul/R/CM/AdobeSym.html
You should be able to produce any of the symbols in that table.

Dr Paul Murrell
Department of Statistics
The University of Auckland
Private Bag 92019
New Zealand
64 9 3737599 x85392
paul at stat.auckland.ac.nz

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