[R-SIG-Mac] Command Line Quartz Device in Yosemite

Grant Rettke gcr at wisdomandwonder.com
Wed Oct 29 14:57:16 CET 2014

On Tue, Oct 28, 2014 at 5:33 PM, Colin A. Smith <colin at colinsmith.org> wrote:

> First, it seems that under Yosemite, the default device is now x11 instead of quartz.

Just curious, why do you prefer the quartz device over the x11 device on OSX?

Starting out with quartz, I got a lot of crashes with R from homebrew
(15 times in a row using base plotting) and when I switched to x11 the
crashes stopped.

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