[R] greek characters in Figures

Martin Maechler maechler at stat.math.ethz.ch
Mon May 2 19:38:54 CEST 2016

>>>>> Alaios via R-help <r-help at r-project.org>
>>>>>     on Mon, 2 May 2016 17:32:34 +0000 writes:

    > Dear all,I am trying to write in my Figure labels short equations that contain greek characters
    > For example:  C(h) = sigma^2 * rho(h).   

    > I am googling it and there are many packages available ......

Googling about R problems often does not lead to the best

In this case do


and see that you do *NOT* need to install any extra packages.
You do have 29 R packages installed with your R installation,
you already have several 1000s R functions at your

Martin Maechler,
ETH Zurich

    > Any ideas what else I can try?I would like to thank you in advance for your replyRegardsAlex

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