[Rd] bizarre signif stars in Sweave latex
Prof Brian Ripley
ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Mon Aug 22 08:42:21 CEST 2005
What locale is this?
My guess is that this is a UTF-8 locale. If so, you need to tell latex
the input is in UTF-8, which you can do in the current LaTeX release
(you need 2003/12/01). As I recall you do this by
On Sun, 21 Aug 2005, Charles Geyer wrote:
> OK. I give up. I'll ask a stupid question.
> How do I get the $!#@*$ signif stars line printed by summaries
> to not look extremely bizarre in the latex produced by Sweave?
> For example, see p. 7 of
> I can see what the problem is. R emits non-ascii characters (as it
> is supposed to do), Sweave puts them in the tex file, and latex can't
> handle them. But I don't see the solution.
> Hmmmm. Well I just discovered a kludge
> Sys.setlocale(category = "LC_ALL", locale = "C")
> at the beginning of the Rnw file. But is that TRT (the Right Thing)?
> Charles Geyer
> Professor, School of Statistics
> University of Minnesota
> charlie at stat.umn.edu
> R-devel at r-project.org mailing list
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