[R] Accents in R
kjetil at entelnet.bo
Mon Nov 17 18:31:53 CET 2003
On 17 Nov 2003 at 17:14, Xavier Fernández i Marín wrote:
On my windows XP machine I get
help() for `locales' is shown in browser
 "LC_COLLATE=English_United States.1252;LC_CTYPE=English_United
> c("España", "Nicaragüense")
 "España" "Nicaragüense"
You need to find out which locales you can set in Mandrake. The
locale shown above
is the default when I start up my R.
> How can I include accents and signs like 'ñ' 'à' in the plots
> generated by R?
> I try, but R automatically transforms the name
> > countries <- c("México", "España")
> > countries
>  "M\216éxico" "Espa\216ña"
> I've seen in some Spanish texts about R how is it normal to include
> labels of the plots and other names with accents, but I can't.
> I'm using R 1.8.0 in a Mandrake 9.0
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