[R] Problems with points in plots when importing from pdf to an SVG editor

Ivan Calandra ivan.calandra at uni-hamburg.de
Thu Nov 4 15:18:00 CET 2010


Try with RSvgDevice::devSVG()
I don't have any problems with either Inkscape or Illustrator (CS4)


Le 11/4/2010 15:04, Rafael Björk a écrit :
> Dear R-users
> When trying to import graphics from an pdf-file to a Vector graphics editor
> (I use Inkscape, but i've confirmed the same problem on adobe products), all
> points in the graphics turn out as "q"s.
> This example displays the beaviour:
> pdf(file="points are weird.pdf")
> plot(1:5)
> dev.off()
> When importing the file to inkscape, I get five neatly arranged little "q"s.
> The obvious workaround would be to change the points into another plotting
> character, but this isn't the first time i've encountered this behaviour,
> and it would be nice to solve it properly instead.
> I realize this might not strictly be a question related to R, but if someone
> who've encountered the problem has found a solution or workaround it would
> be greatly appreciated.
> Kind regards/
> Rafael
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