[Rd] bizarre signif stars in Sweave latex

Charles Geyer charlie at stat.umn.edu
Tue Aug 23 01:57:53 CEST 2005

On Mon, Aug 22, 2005 at 07:42:21AM +0100, Prof Brian Ripley wrote:
> What locale is this?
> My guess is that this is a UTF-8 locale.


    > Sys.getlocale()

> 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
> \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc}

Right.  This works.

Silly me.  I fell like the drunk looking for his keys under the lamppost.
Here I was looking for a solution in the R docs, when I should have been
looking in the LaTeX Companion.
Charles Geyer
Professor, School of Statistics
University of Minnesota
charlie at stat.umn.edu

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