[Rd] inconsistent fonts generated in postscript file (PR#7795)
p.dalgaard at biostat.ku.dk
Fri Apr 15 09:14:13 CEST 2005
xiangli at gila-fw.bioengr.uic.edu writes:
> Full_Name: Xiang Li
> Version: 2.01
> OS: WinXP
> Submission from: (NULL) (126.96.36.199)
> I am trying to use the font of "TT Courier New: bold" to get the equal size of
> letters. The "TT Courier New: bold" is the 11th font listed in the Rdevga file.
> You can just try a simple case:
> plot(1:10, 1:10, xlab = "XILMV", font.lab = 11)
> I save the plot in postscript format, and found the font in .ps file becomes
> Arial font. While I save the plot in JPEG or PNG format, everything is correct.
It's not a device independent font so you cannot expect it to be
copied between devices. Look at the help page for postscript().
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