[R] Syntax of Math Text

Douglas Bates bates at stat.wisc.edu
Wed Dec 30 05:26:42 CET 1998

>>>>> "Charles" == cfleming  <cfleming at pressroom.com> writes:

  Charles> I am looking for a reference that describes the syntax for
  Charles> putting mathematical text on a plot. I managed to discover
  Charles> some of the syntax in the manual pages for "text", "title",
  Charles> and "legend". In particular, I am looking for the syntax
  Charles> for making subscripts. I did not have much luck searching
  Charles> the S-news archives and http://stat.ethz.ch/R/manual/.

Look in the $RHOME/doc/manual directory.  There is a LaTeX source file
called plotmath.tex that provides some documentation.  If things are
set up properly in that directory you should be able to run

 make Man-plotmath.ps

and get a PostScript file of two pages of documentation.

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