[R] a question about "latex" in Hmisc

Shi, Tao shidaxia at yahoo.com
Wed May 12 21:50:25 CEST 2010

Hi Richard,

Obviously, the list doesn't like my attachment.  Here it is:


I set the path using Windows control panel.  And "didn't work" means I'm still getting the same error window shown above.


----- Original Message ----
> From: Richard M. Heiberger <rmh at temple.edu>
> To: "Shi, Tao" <shidaxia at yahoo.com>
> Cc: r-help at r-project.org
> Sent: Wed, May 12, 2010 12:34:13 PM
> Subject: Re: [R] a question about "latex" in Hmisc
> Shi, Tao wrote:
> so, I always get the error window (attached) poped out. 
The image was stripped by the mailer.  Please type the text of the 
> error into the body of the email.

>  I tried to include the 
> following into my PATH:
> "C:\Program Files\MiKTeX 
> 2.7\tex\latex"
Where?  In the Windows environment on the 
> Control Panel?  Through R?
What does R think the the path 
> is?


Does it have two backslash 
> characters everywhere you only one backslash character?
My R 
> shows
C:\\Program Files\\MiKTeX 2.7\\miktex\\bin;

> but that didn't 
> work.
Please define "didn't work".  Include the full 
> message that you received.


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