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Selectively suppress caption numbering when using xtable

I have a chunk of code which is producing table output using Xtable and I would like to suppress the table numbering. I know I can suppress numbering using \caption* outside of Xtable but I'm stumped ...
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What tools are there to make LaTeX more viable at work

I do data mining in R, Python and various object oriented languages. I like using LaTeX to present my results; either to myself (i.e. use them for result interpretation/analysis) or to send to ...
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passing a variable from R to Tex in knitr

I am sure this has been asked multiple times since it seems to be a common issue. I looked around but all I could find was the \Sexpr for sweave which does what I want. I am using knitr and I can't ...
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How can I use a table generated by Latex in R(xtable)?

I have a LaTeX table generated by Excel. I want to place this table but not as a LaTeX code, but rather as a xtable. It is possible to convert LaTeX to xtable?
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knitr xtable make two tables equal width

I am using knitr and xtables to automate a report procedure. I want to include a few tables in this report and make them displayed with equal width. The Rnw code is listed below. Anyone could tell me ...
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Sweave on Windows 7 - using Texmaker

So I've tried to configue Sweave on Texmaker following these instructions: http://arts.uwaterloo.ca/~tmparker/722/hw/Setup_Sweave_in_Texmaker.pdf When I go to run this example: ...
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Plotting R boxplots with pgfplots

I use quite a number of boxplots in my writing, and have chosen pgfplots as my plotting solution for a number of reasons (one of which is the benefit of having the data to build the plot in the tex ...
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knitr compiling time with large datasets

I noticed that with a large dataset knitr takes an unexpected long time to compile my document: about 23 minutes from when knitr completes the last chunk to when it writes the .tex. I don't understand ...
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siunitx error: “invalid-number” from R

I have a document in .Rnw which I use to produce a .texdocument with kntir. I have a problem with the formula \num{\Sexpr{max(degree)}} which in R console produce 12598 but after the running knitr in ...
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Jump from PDF line into .Rnw (with Skim)

I have a LaTeX document saved as .Rnw which I compile with Sweave to get a .tex document and finally-once compiled with LaTeX, a PDF. Now with Skim I can jump from a line in the PDF back into the ...
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knitr and font style consistency in graphics

I am starting to use knitr to print graphics from R in my document. So far what I have been doing (I don't know if this is the best approach, but it is working) is to load the my R workspace with ...
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Plots are not appearing in PDF after using Sweave

In general, Sweave is making great looking PDFs for me. However, when I plot a histogram, it is not appearing in my PDF. I have a bare bones Sweave document as follows. I can't seem to isolate ...
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KILE Sweave Error - “Cannot open log file; did you run LaTeX?”

I am using Sweave to generate a pdf from a .Rnw file. I added a new build configuration in Kile using Kile's build-configuration settings. Settings > Tools > Build OS is Windows 7. How do I ...
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how to keep position of rotated tables

Since I'm working with R, I'm using the xtable package to produce my tables in Latex. Some of the tables only fit the page if rotated. It seems that sidewaystable always starts a new page. My problem ...
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Use Xtable to do plus minus

I am using a similar dataset to the following: a= c("Fruits", "Adam","errorA", "steve", "errorS", "apples", 17.1,2.22, 3.2,1.1, "oranges", 3.1,2.55, 18.1,3.2 ) ...
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How to build Knitr document from the command line

I would like to compile a knitr document from the command line. With Sweave, the sequence R CMD Sweave my_sweave_file.Rnw latex my_sweave_file.tex latex my_sweave_file.tex dvips my_sweave_file.dvi ...
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Highlight the lowest and plus minus using R LaTeX

I am using a similar dataset to the following: a= c("Fruits", "Adam","errorA", "steve", "errorS", "apples", 17.1,2.22, 3.2,1.1, "oranges", 3.1,2.55, 18.1,3.2 ) ...
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Sort database with datatool

I use the datatool package to read CSV files and print them as tables. Before printing I want to sort the rows. The problem is that the file was written with R and some rows contain normal numbers ...
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How to add horizontal lines within a table created by Hmisc::latex()?

lets suppose we have a table given in R and use the function latex() from the R package Hmisc to include the table in a Sweave (or knitr) document. My question is: Is there a way to add horizontal ...
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Building TeX file from knitr Rnw as child of larger parent TeX file to use R objects and output

Here's my general 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 multiple chapters as ...
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How can one make RStudio pass options to Sweave()?

I'm trying to use a UTF-8 encoded .Rnw file in combination with xelatex in RStudio. Since xelatex uses native UTF-8 support i cannot use \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} in my .Rnw file, which would ...
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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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Barchart with pgfplots with data from R

It took me a while to create a nice (... to some extent) bar chart with R which represents what I need. However I noticed it doesn't look very aesthetic in my Latex document. Sweave isn't a good ...
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How can I center a Sweave verbatim chunk?

I have a very simple sweave chunk with two lines, like this: <<results=verbatim>>== quantile(foo$bar) @ How can I center this element? I've tried embracing the chunk with \begin{center} ...
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Fatal error occurred, no output PDF file produced in php file [closed]

We are using following code in .php script for generate .pdf file. $result1 = exec("R CMD Sweave /var/www/html/r/r_latex_sweave.Rnw"); $result2 = exec("pdflatex /var/www/html/r/r_latex_sweave.tex"); ...
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Fatal error occurred, no output PDF file produced [duplicate]

we are executing following code from .php file. $result1 = shell_exec("R CMD Sweave /var/www/html/r/r_latex_sweave.Rnw"); $result2 = shell_exec("pdflatex /var/www/html/r/r_latex_sweave.tex"); But, ...
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Error: Font ts1-zi4r at 540 not found

I use MikTeX in order to compile pdf files when creating R packages. Today I found out that I run into the following error: * checking PDF version of manual ... WARNING LaTeX errors when creating PDF ...
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Allow [ characters in tables without entering math-mode (from R)

I have R code that produces latex code like: \begin{tabular}{D{.}{.}{7}D{.}{.}{7}} \toprule \multicolumn{1}{c}{x} & \multicolumn{1}{c}{y} \\ \midrule [1, 5) & 1 \\ [1, 5) & 2 \\ [5, 8) ...
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import R data frame into org-mode table

I have an R script that generates a data frame, that I export to a CSV file. The data looks something like this: "","Variant","Xaxis","N","mean","sd","se" "1","line1",10,5,111.11,9.33,3.11 ...
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How can I insert Sweave code inside a Beamer block?

I'm currently trying to automate a report-generating routine in R, and I imagine the best way to try this is through Sweave and beamerposter. The report should have one page with several sections in ...
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Links of book templates [duplicate]

This report is written by using R and Latex. I am kind of curious to see the Latex and R codes behind the generation of this excellent report. Can anyone suggest me some links directing to excellent ...
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Best practice regarding graphics size

Whenever I make graphs from R to be included in Latex, I find myself scuttling back and forth between R to specify the size of the output and Latex to play with the \includegraphics[scale=??]. It ...
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Sweave outputs gibberish

I have this .Rnw file: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} <<>>= data(cars) fit <- lm(cars$speed~cars$dist) summary(fit) @ \end{document} I am using RStudio to build the PDF ...
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insert figure in sweave using knitr fig.path

I'm trying to insert a figure using Sweave which is located in the path C:\Users\eccehomo\Documents\mi\fig1.png. I'm using the package knitrwhich has a function called fig.pathbut I'm getting many ...
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proper tool for charts in tex

I have scanned data graphics in a large ms written in TeX (of course). For copyright reasons I need to redraw these. My publisher may (sadly) decide not to use my source directly, so will need access ...
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How to print a system of linear equations in matrix form using sweave?

I would like to print a system of linear equations, a right bracket, a right arrow and finally the output of the system (x). Something like Ax = b } ---> x. It is hard for me to find the right way of ...
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Citations not working in Sweave [duplicate]

I am trying to run this Sweave code in R. \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \SweaveOpts{concordance=TRUE} \section{Section} I am citing \cite{ftest}. \begin{thebibliography}{9} ...
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\Sexpr shows only one value from a vector with two elements in sweave

I can't get the two elements of the vector using: <<>>= z=c(1,2) @ \Sexpr{z} I have googled a lot but don't understand why I get just the first element.
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How to include R output in LaTex? [duplicate]

I am not sure about how to include my r output in the best way in my latex document. Currently I saved my R output (NOT R CODE!) into a txt file: *---------------------------------* * GARCH ...
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Doodle on top of Sweave output

It might not be possible to do this, but I was wondering if there is a way to doodle on top of the LaTeX output, or in my case on top of Sweave output. See example underneath!! ...
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Trying to include R Code with listings package

I was trying to include some R Code in a simple LaTeX document, but for some reason I could not do it. I put the R Code in the same directory (I also tried putting the full directory for my R Code) of ...
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Using Greek letters in LaTeX tables

I have the following Rnw document which I intend should produce a small table with "a b c" and "α β γ". At the moment, the encoding seems to be causing problems. The funny thing is that the output in ...
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knitr problem after update to R 3.0.0

I just updated R to 3.0.0. I couldn't compile PDF from my .Rnw file, which I could do with R 2.15. Here is the error I got: ! Undefined control sequence. l.192 \SweaveOpts ...
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Controlling the size of tables produced from the R functions tabular() and latex()

I'll state up front that I'm not absolutely certain whether this question is more appropriate for CrossValidated or for this site. However, since I've seen several questions about the latex() command ...
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tikzDevice is not getting sizes right (knitr)

I am using OSX, pdflatex, R (cran), tikz/tikzDevice and knitr to create my documents. My problem is that the font sizes of the produced tikZ-file do not match the LaTeX document font sizes. Result / ...
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PDFLaTeX produces black boxes after executing Sweave

There is the following code \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \begin{document} hey there <<>>= 1+1 @ \end{document} I saved the example.Rnw in my home directory an ...
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Long and rescaled xtable [duplicate]

Is there a way to use scalebox along with tabular.environment='longtable' when printing a long and wide xtable? When I give both of them I get an error: Running xelatex.exe on my_file.tex...failed
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Modifying the latex code from tabular() in r so that output is not cut off and is displayed properly?

I am using the r function tabular() to produce tables that I can turn into pdfs. The output looks fine, except for some of the tables I am producing. When I compile the pdfs, the table is cutoff on ...
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R-code linebreaks AND code highlighting in knitr

I used the great answer from @Sharpie on 19 Jan 2012 Getting Sweave code chunks to stay inside page margins? to get linebreaks in the R-code, but how can there be code highlighting (colors) too? ...
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Package to create TikZ Figures from R

I am wondering if there is a recommended package in order to create TikZ figures in R. In the paste I have used Matlab2TikZ to create TikZ figures in MATLAB - and I was hoping that there would be ...