[R] One pdf file with plots and text output
Rainer M Krug
Rainer+R-help at krugs.de
Wed Oct 17 11:02:12 CEST 2007
Prof Brian Ripley wrote:
> On Wed, 17 Oct 2007, Rainer M Krug wrote:
>> I create one pdf file with plots via pdf() and one text file with text
>> via sink() that works very nice. But I would prefer to have one pdf file
>> with plots and the text which I store in the te=xt file via sink(). I.e.
>> NOW THE TEXT OF summary(xlm) IN THE PDF FILE
>> Is this possible or is there a different format which I could use?
> You can easily post-process the files to obtain a single file. Going
> from text to pdf involves many arbitrary choices, but a good text
> processor will help you make those and incorporate pdf figures: I would
> use pdflatex, but there are many other tools to do the job.
Thanks for pointing out the post-processing route (I have done similar
script based pdf creations via pdflatex before), but I would like to
have something only for me to make it easier to read the results.
It does not need to be nicely layouted - just the text in the pdf in
whatever font would be fine.
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