[R-SIG-Mac] font encoding issue

Denis Chabot chabotd at globetrotter.net
Tue Nov 23 21:17:58 CET 2004


I like to comment my programs, and often I do so in French.
But accented vowels in a R editor window get screwed up in the R 
console, so that

# exemple ˆ suivre


 > # exemple à suivre

(other french accents become just as ugly).

I suppose this is a font encoding error. Can it be fixed, or is there 
something in R itself which prevents it from even displaying such 


Denis Chabot

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