[R] X11 font

Ivan Krylov kry|ov@r00t @end|ng |rom gm@||@com
Fri Aug 18 16:02:42 CEST 2023

В Wed, 16 Aug 2023 16:08:57 -0500
"Therneau, Terry M., Ph.D. via R-help" <r-help using r-project.org> пишет:

> I get the following error out of R, on a newer Ubuntu installation.

> ! X11 font -adobe-helvetica-%s-%s-*-*-%d-*-*-*-*-*-*-*, face 1 at
> size 12 could not be loaded

> Version:
> R Under development (unstable) (2023-08-01 r84818) -- "Unsuffered
> Consequences"
> Copyright (C) 2023 The R Foundation for Statistical Computing
> Platform: aarch64-unknown-linux-gnu

What's the output of capabilities()? It looks like you're getting
png(type = 'Xlib') instead of the nicer looking png(type = 'cairo').
When you compiled R, did you have cairo headers installed? Try running
sudo apt build-dep r-base, then running .../configure again, then
compiling R.

Best regards,

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