[Rd] RE: [R] SAS or R software

Paul Murrell p.murrell at auckland.ac.nz
Mon Dec 20 20:40:42 CET 2004


Warnes, Gregory R wrote:
>>-----Original Message-----
>>From: Frank E Harrell Jr [mailto:f.harrell at vanderbilt.edu]
> ...
>>This is neat Greg.  Just installed the latest gregmisc.  Do you 
>>automatically used fixed width fonts for this, for alignment 
>>of columns? 
> Unfortunately, I haven't found any way to select fixed-width fonts, so I
> convert the character vector into a matrix of individual characters so that
> they align properly.  Its pretty horrid.  
> I hope that the R developers will provide a way of selecting a fixed width
> font in the future so I can remove this ugly hack.

Does par(family="mono") do what you want?

Dr Paul Murrell
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