[R] Graphical output format
ba208 at exeter.ac.uk
Fri May 15 10:49:41 CEST 2009
On 15 May 2009, at 10:01, Prof Brian Ripley wrote:
> On Fri, 15 May 2009, Dieter Menne wrote:
>> Stats Wolf <stats.wolf <at> gmail.com> writes:
>>> Postscript, however, does not have to be what I need for two
>>> First, it does not accept some special characters from foreign
>>> languages (exactly like PDF).
> 'foreign' is a relative term which is imprecise (and somewhat
> impolite) when writing to an international community: I don't suppose
> Dieter Menne regards German characters as 'foreign' but Ei-ji Nakama
> does, unlike Japanese ones.
>> You should given an example for that in pdf. I always had the
>> that pdf is the most comprehensive in foreign character support.
Just a thought:
There was recently a discussion here on the pgfSweave  driver ---
it should be possible to use it in conjunction with XeTeX  to
process the pgf output. Presumably there will be issues of alignment
and spacing but at least arbitrary characters of most languages could
be employed in a fairly straight-forward manner.
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