[R] printing tabular data nicely
Roger D. Peng
rpeng at jhsph.edu
Thu Jun 3 20:04:33 CEST 2004
The print method for xtable can send the output to a file.
Sundar Dorai-Raj wrote:
> wwsprague at ucdavis.edu wrote:
>> Hi R-heplers,
>> I would like to print various matrices, dataframes, tables, etc to
>> files, preferably nicely formatted postscript for import into papers.
>> Is there a way to do this?
>> I know ?cat, ?writeLines, ?format, ?paste. But I am not sure of a
>> good combination of these in order to get a nice looking table of
>> Any ideas? I guess I want (almost) publication ready output, just
>> like you get for "plot"...
>> (I *don't* want to print to the console, btw)
>> Thx again.
> Take a look at the xtable package. I'm not sure if you can get xtable to
> print directly to a file. If not you can use xtable in conjunction with
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