[R] how to make R plot under Linux
d.scott at auckland.ac.nz
Tue Feb 23 00:34:13 CET 2010
Saeed Abu Nimeh wrote:
> Try to install xming in your windows box
> http://www.straightrunning.com/XmingNotes/. Make sure to run xming
> before plotting.
> On Mon, Feb 22, 2010 at 12:46 PM, xin wei <xinwei at stat.psu.edu> wrote:
>> hi, Guys:
>> thank you so much for all the suggestion. Now I seem to be able to set up
>> x11 forwarding in PUTTY. however, I still could not get plot and I get the
>> following error msg:
>> Error in function (display = "", width, height, pointsize, gamma, bg, :
>> X11 I/O error while opening X11 connection to 'localhost:20.0'
>> Is this error msg indication of lack of appropriate plotting package on the
>> server or the server is not properly set up for X11 forwarding?
The main point here is that none of this is to do with R. It is all
about setting up the ssh connection properly. You are at a university
and there should be a linux guru or at least someone else in the
department who can assist. Someone set up the linux machine where R is
running, they will know this stuff.
David Scott Department of Statistics
The University of Auckland, PB 92019
Auckland 1142, NEW ZEALAND
Phone: +64 9 923 5055, or +64 9 373 7599 ext 85055
Email: d.scott at auckland.ac.nz, Fax: +64 9 373 7018
Director of Consulting, Department of Statistics
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