# [R] Generating a PostScript graphics under Windows

Uwe Ligges ligges at statistik.uni-dortmund.de
Tue Mar 14 13:54:54 CET 2006

```Sigbert Klinke wrote:

> Hi,
>
> I'am trying to generate a PS Graphic under Windows with a fixed location via
>
> postscript(file="C:\\test.ps")
>
> But I always become the error:
>
> unable to start device PostScript
> can not open 'postscript' file argument 'c:\test.ps'
>
> There must be a very simple thing, that I make wrong.

Probably the file already exists and is write protected for some reason
we cannot know.

Uwe Ligges