[R] X11 font problem
Prof Brian Ripley
ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Wed May 27 09:40:14 CEST 2015
On 27/05/2015 02:12, Renato Rivera wrote:
> Hi I have this problem and do not know how to solve it, I'm new to R
> R version 2.15.0 (2012-03-30)
That is a very old version of R: the posting guide asked you to update
> Copyright (C) 2012 The R Foundation for Statistical Computing
> ISBN 3-900051-07-0
> Platform: x86_64-unknown-linux-gnu (64-bit)
Which is not very specific. The posting guide asks for sesssionInfo():
on a current version of R that would tell which Linux distro.
> x11 font -adobe-helvetica-%s-%s-*-*-%d-*-*-*-*-*-*-*, face 1 at size 16 could not be loaded
You read the manual, the current version of which is at
, starting 'For the best font experience with these devices you need
suitable fonts installed '.
You should also check
if that is false (as I suspect), read the parts about cairo support and
reinstall R with cairo support.
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Brian D. Ripley, ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
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