[R] success with R-unix postscript plots into Mac?

Peter Dalgaard BSA p.dalgaard at biostat.ku.dk
Mon Jul 26 19:18:46 CEST 1999

rossini at biostat.washington.edu (A.J. Rossini) writes:

> Has anyone had success getting R-unix postscript plots into powerpoint
> for the Mac?  Mac powerpoint doesn't seem to like postscript, and
> conversions to tiff, jpeg, and gif, using the netpbm converters, have
> produced less than stellar results (i.e. bitmaps with unaliases
> pixels, sigh...).
> Thoughts?  The next one I had was to use GIMP (this is a linux system) 
> to clean it up, and it worked, but it seems like overkill, so I'm
> looking for a simpler solution.

gs -antialias something, perhaps? I can do a bit of experimenting and
tell you the result, in particular if if you'd tell *me* how to get
ESS to check R transcripts used in a LaTeX file... 

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