[R] newline in plotmath expressions

Uwe Ligges ligges at statistik.uni-dortmund.de
Tue Mar 14 16:13:37 CET 2006

Pascal A. Niklaus wrote:

> Hi all,
> When trying to amend a graphic with a text, I run into the following problem:
>    text(10,10,"First line\nSecond line",pos=2)
> works. However, because I have a plotmath expression, I tried:
>    text(10,10,expression("First line with"[subscript]*"\nsecond line"),pos=2)
> but \n does not lead to the result I wish. I considered the plotmath help page 
> but could not find how to insert a newline. 
> Is there a possibility to insert linebreaks in plotmath expressions, or do I 
> have to print the individual lines with separete text commands?

The latter.

Uwe Ligges

> Thanks for you help
> Pascal
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