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knitr & xcolor: incompatible color definition

I'm using knitr and RStudio to compile LaTeX. In my real project I'd like to use some options from the LaTeX package 'xcolor', but when I do include \usepackage[options]xcolor, I get the error message ...
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Color first row in a xtable generated table

I am trying to color the FIRST row of my table. But if I add \rowcolor[gray]{0.95} to the FIRST row the colored row will be the SECOND. Indeed it is quite straight forward to modify from the second ...
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Sweave and Knitr Figure Size

I recently made the switch from using Sweave to Knitr in order to gain Knitr's ability to cache R code chunks. So far its been fairly straightforward except for one thing. I cannot seem to find an ...
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Lyx / Knitr - R Code in chunck goes beyond set width

I use Lyx (2.1.4) with knitr (1.10.5). I have a lot of trouble having the code chunks respect the width that I tried setting through various ways: In the chunk options (width=50); ...
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How to include a .TeX file generated from .Rnw file into a .TeX file which is child of parent .TeX file?

I really need help. Here is the problem: I'm writing my dissertation using a LaTeX template (http://www.latextemplates.com/template/masters-doctoral-thesis). The template is a parent file with ...
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caption above figure using knitr

This is a question originally asked on stackoverflow, but it seems to receive no attention and answers there. Since it's related to latex, I'm posting it also here hoping to receive some hints. I ...
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knitr Caption figure without number

I am looking for a way to caption my figures without numbering them (like \caption*{}). I am not sure how to do this in knitr. The following example shows my first attempt: <<label, ...
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How to write an arara rule for knitr

I've been trying to write a rule for invoking knitr via arara, but I don't seem to know what I'm doing, apparently. The arara manual explains how to define custom rules. To do so, it is necessary to ...
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How to keep ggplot font size constant when varying figure width

I have different figures across my document with different width. I set the the font size for all ggplots globally with theme_set(theme_bw() + theme(text=element_text(family="Palatino", size=20))) but ...
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Arguments of R Functions in Beamer with knitr

I'm using helpExtract.R function (can be obtained from here) to get arguments of R functions in Beamer with knitr. My (.Rnw) MWE is \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{ragged2e} %new code ...
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What are the advantages of switching to Emacs for TeX/knitR work?

Currently, I am using TeXStudio. Now, I am considering to switch to Emacs because I heard that is has its advantages when it comes to R and knitR. But what are the specific advantages? Yet, I am still ...
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tikz stops drawing into pdf after 20 line segments in plot generated through knitr tikzDevice

Problem If I try to draw a curve generated through knitr using tikzDevice into .pdf only 20 line segments of that curve are drawn and TeXstudio, through which I do it, just leaves message running ...
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How to mantain consisten font size in different plots

I usually embed numerous R plots in my TeX documents. knitr is very handy in helping me producing plots using the same font family of the TeX document. But a different problem of consistency is given ...
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Using subcaption package with knitr

How can I use subcaption package in knitr, instead of the obsolete subfig and \subfloat? Or, maybe, specify additional options with fig.env = 'subfigure'? It needed something like this: ...
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Sub-figures in multiple pages but with one figure caption and showing “continued on next page”

The below code (together with Knitr package in R) creates figures on 3 pages under one caption of "Figure 1: Lots of figure". What I want to have is something like "footer" underneath figures in ...
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SOLVED - Knitr/pandoc bibliography problem

I would try to convert the way I write my scientific articles from Sweave/LaTeX to knitr/pandoc. I've been able to reproduce almost everithing with the exceptions of the references. I googled a lot ...
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R-code linebreaks AND themes in knitr

hpesoj626 provides two great minimal working examples for how to get R-code linebreaks AND code highlighting in knitr. I was wondering if it was possible to use Yihui's knitr themes within either of ...
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Best practice for ggplot transparency in pdf figures

I lost a couple of hours because of few transparent figures which Adobe Professional couldn't flatten to print (it crashed in the process). I wonder if there's any trick to produce PDF figures with ...
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Use of environ package with knitr

I'm working on a knitr document and trying to place knitr output inside of a new environment defined using the environ package. The example below illustrates the problem. With a traditional LaTeX ...
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knitr: Several figures with subcaptions, alignment issues

Here is a minimal working example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{subfig} \begin{document} <<echo=FALSE,out.width="0.49\\linewidth",fig.show="hold",fig.align="center",fig.cap="Some ...
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Knitr and numbers

I return to a question, which is few months old and then maybe not yet the best practice around. I use the siunitx package in my documents along with knitr to compile my R chunks. As far as I ...
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How to export changes from a .tex file back to the source .Rnw file

Let's say my work-flow is writing a paper with multiple R chunks as a .Rnw then compiling it into a .tex file and then typesetting it into the final document. Now, after the document has been ...
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knitr pdf search invisible text

I use the fantastic knitr to generate beamer-pdf’s with hundreds of slides of plots. Every plot shows data of different measuring equipment, so for example the plot showing result of measuring ...
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Knitr/LaTeX: conditional execution based on external parameters

I'm using knitr to create LaTeX documents with integrated R code. Now I'd like to readout some external parameters (saved in a TXT or CSV file) and create a document based on the conditions specified ...
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Display if the variable is NA / not-NA

I have a variable assigned as a output of a function, which returns numeric value or NA. The following code mimics it. <<>>= data <- sample(c(TRUE, FALSE), size = 1, replace = TRUE) @ ...
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vim + knitr + synctex + file watch + sumatrapdf (on windows)

I'm trying to get a task runner watching a directory for changes and then run the following: knit Rnw file pdflatex the resulting tex file (with bibtex) open pdf viewer and have both forward/reverse ...
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Using \adjustwidth seems to break with a figure caption in knitr

I need to adjust my margins so I can place two pictures side by side. This works when there is no caption on the picture but when I add a caption the margins revert back to how they were. ...
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How can I remove extra spaces in code passed through probsoln package?

This is an easy question to a potentially complicated situation. I'm using RStudio to write homework and exams using the probsoln package that embeds R code into the LaTeX directly. I am using knitr ...
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Blog publishing / creation from Latex

I have been using Latex for a few years, and have several articles written in Latex. I want to share some of these articles on blogs, and I am very new to the blogging world. Just wondering if there ...
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Using xtable with listings package

I am the listings package as suggested by the following solution provided in this question: Getting Sweave code chunks to stay inside page margins? More specifically, I am using the following piece ...
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Problem using tikzDevice in knitr

I can't seem to get knitr to work with tikzdevice. A simple example: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} <<test, dev='tikz'>>= library(knitr) library(tikzDevice) library(ggplot2) ...
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How can I show a caption, subcaption and source similar to this NY Times style?

I would like to create a LaTeX document that mimics the style used on the NY Times' Upshot Blog (example at NY Times). Here is the desired output: They have these features: A thin gray line ...
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Force Knitr Figure on same page

I am using Knitr on RStudio. <<glmall, include=TRUE, fig.align='center', fig.cap='Diagnostics plots for full-model with GLM (Poission)', fig.show='asis'>>= par(mfrow=c(2,2)) ...
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Setting LaTeX => PS => PDF in RStudio

I am using RStudio, with knitr, and want to use Lodewyckx's graphicalmodels.sty for graphs. It requires changing output profile to LaTeX to PS to PDF. Can this be done in RStudio still using knitr?
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Control stargazer table output in combination with mathpazo and siunitx

I like the idea to control all my numeric outputs with the smallest number possible of packages. I use mathpazo to control my fonts and siunitx to control formatting. Yet when I knit a LaTeX table ...
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Error R Sweave and Knitr Plugins at WinEdt 8.0?

I try a simple example document .rnw at WinEdt with R Sweave Plugin like this : \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \SweaveOpts{concordance=TRUE} \textbf{hello world} ...
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How do I add a caption to a table within a minipage?

I am using Knitr to generate two tables side by side on a two column layout (ACM sigproc). \begin{table*} \begin{minipage}[h]{0.49\linewidth} <<results='asis'>>= ...
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Clash between knitr, tikzDevice and pgfplotstable

I use knitr to compile a document composed of two .Rnw. Please considered the following examples from this answer main.Rnw % !Rnw weave = knitr % !TeX program = pdfLaTeX ...
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Longtable in a knitr (PDF) document: using xtable (or kable)

I am new to knitr and I have had some very basic latex knowledge in the past, so I googled already hoping to find a solution that was already posted somewhere. However, I was not able to solve my ...
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Redefining the knitr code chunk delimeter in LaTeX to compile .Rnw files as .tex files

I am trying to define some LaTeX commands/environments to handle the raw text in an Rnw file (R + LaTeX document compiled with R package knitr). The goal is to allow someone to rename a .Rnw file to a ...
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How to determine defaults for a \documentclass in LaTeX

I had been using tufte-handout in LaTeX, but it seems very inflexible and not well documented. My main problem was trying to figure out how to get a table to output in the center of the page (How to ...
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Fill arbitrary number of “template analysis page” based on data output by R

I'm using knitr to produce a report on anomalies detected in a machine. I've got an R script that searches for anomalies (there can be an arbitrary number of anomalies) and the script also produces a ...
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R data.table and knitr

I have an automated report that i produce using knitr. i'm running across the oddest problem. I wrote a function that sums the data by month for several locations. when i run this function in R i ...
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Unwanted white space with knitr+booktabs package

I want to include a table in my latex document that I create using knitr package. I "call" the table using: \begin{table}[H] \begin{centering} <<r second part}>>= kable(Per_cond, ...
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utf8 encoding problems with knitr

I'm using RStudio 0.98.1102 on Windows 7 with knitr 1.10 (R 3.1.2) and tried to knit the following file: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Best way to Insert R code into a LyX document

Let's suppose that I have a set of R (3.1.2) scripts that I would like to display in LyX (2.1.2). I could use Program Listings, but I think this looks very unprofessional. I am wondering if anyone can ...
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How to cleanly post-process PDF compilation in AUCTeX and ESS?

This question is somewhat related to this one, but separate. Thanks to Jan Gleixner's utility, One can obtain synchronization between a source foo.Rnw compiled by knitr and the resultant foo.pdf. ...
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LaTeX keeps placing floats above section headlines

I followed the accepted answer to the question on how to Start new page with each section but LaTeX still puts a float object on the top of a page, above the section headline. Instead, I want this ...
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Make .Rnw child document independent from main document

This is a followed-up question to this answer. I have a variables.Rnw document in charge with the task of loading data from R datafiles and create R variables that I will then compile into a .tex ...
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knitr yielding different output in pdf than in R console

I am running RStudio Version 0.98.484 and R version 3.0.2 on OS X Mavericks. While using knitr I noticed a discrepancy between the console output from a summary() command and that generated in the ...