[R] a question about "latex" in Hmisc

Frank E Harrell Jr f.harrell at Vanderbilt.Edu
Thu May 13 01:28:20 CEST 2010

On 05/12/2010 03:33 PM, Shi, Tao wrote:
> Hi Ista,
> Thanks for the reply!
> You actually misunderstood me.  I never objected the "tmp<- latex(x)" method (in fact, that's what I'm doing now in my .Rnw file).  As I stated in my original post, I'm simply curious about what causes the error window and wanted to get to the bottom of it.
> ...Tao

Not clear why the earlier suggestion someone made to use latex(object, 
file='') is not the method of choice with Sweave.


> =====================================
> If you would rather have a
>> separate file for your table you can continue to
> use your original method,
>> e.g.,
> <<>>=
> tmp<- latex(x,
>> file="x.tex")
> @
> \include{x.tex}
> (not sure what your objection to
>> this was in the first place).
> -Ista

Frank E Harrell Jr   Professor and Chairman        School of Medicine
                      Department of Biostatistics   Vanderbilt University

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