[Rd] RE: [R] SAS or R software
MSchwartz at MedAnalytics.com
Mon Dec 20 21:56:50 CET 2004
On Tue, 2004-12-21 at 08:40 +1300, Paul Murrell wrote:
> 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?
It works here using R 2.0.1 under FC3. I tried it to the display and
with pdf() using sinkplot().
With postscript() one can use the 'family = "Courier' argument as well.
Seems to work here.
According to ONEWS, par("family") is new for 2.0.0. Missed that one.
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