[R] Problems with X11 - device

Kurt Gerber kgerber at gmx.ch
Thu Dec 9 20:38:57 CET 1999

On Tue, 07 Dec 1999, Kurt Gerber wrote:
>On Tue, 07 Dec 1999, Peter Dalgaard BSA wrote:
>>Kurt Gerber <kgerber at giub.unibe.ch> writes:
>>> I started the graphics device with X11(). When I tried to plot a tree object
>>> with
>>> > plot (tree) 
>>> It gives me the error message:
>>> Error in plot.window(xlim, ylim, log, asp, ...) : invalid xlim
>>> I was looking in the manual under "plot", "plot.window", etc. but I didn't
>>> really get the resolution of my problem.....
>>> What's the problem?
>>> I'm runnig R on a SuSE 6.0 System.
>>> When I ran the same thing under the R for Windows, it plotted just fine... Is
>>> thre a special problem with the X11 device?
>>Ahem. Version numbers are important!
>>If it's R 0.90.0 the fonts are a bit large... does it help if you start
>>the plotwindow with an explicit x11(pointsize=10)?
>No, this doesn't help. R. Version is:
>R : Copyright 1999, The R Development Core Team
>Version 0.65.1 Release (October 07, 1999)      

I still didn' get any answer to  this request, maybe it got lost...
It is a serious problem. Could it be a problem of my older release? Should I
update to R.0.90 ? I wanted not to have to compile it my self and there are
no binaries for SuSE 6.0  for this version.  


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