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Double header in longtable

I'm trying to make a longtable and use some R tools for generating them. The problem is that when a long table has more than one columns, it creates double headers, as shown here: ...
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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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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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Bold font problem while using Russian fonts

This refers to my previous question not able to write bold characters using textbf I installed the cm-extra font package but still there is a problem with boldface due to ...
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How to modify knitr output chunk

I know that it's possible to tweak the output of a knitr code chunk so that it looks the way you want. My problem occurs when using the parskip package. The parskip package adds an extra bit of space ...
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Color the column of a latex table produced by xtable

How can I use the R xtable package to produce a table with a colored column? This post shows how to color a row, but I can't figure out how to do the same for columns.
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A program to export latex tables to excel/ods/csv?

I know there are tools to export excel tables to latex, but what about the other way around? I get a lot of latex tables from functions in R (e.g.: texreg) that aren't perfectly customizable via the ...
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How to loop over R objects OUT OF chunks

I want to typeset with TeX a report based on data from an R object (dataframe). The idea is to print a nice TeX table from each line of a R dataframe. Something like \begin{tabular}{ l c r } A1 ...
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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 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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\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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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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Sweave: How to remove horizontal space in Soutput environments?

As the following example shows, there is a horizontal space added in the Soutput environment. This leads to a non-left-aligned output (see the output of rnorm(). I found that this space already exists ...
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pgfSweave() results in texi2dvi error “Missing \endcsname inserted”

When running pgfSweave using a file with the following sample code: \documentclass[letter]{article} \begin{document} In this example we embed parts of the examples from the \texttt{kruskal.test} ...
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how to combine different tex files to a single file and generate pdf using R

I have three data frames which I would like to put to pdf. I generate tex files for the three dataframes. So I have three tex files. I would like to combine it and generate pdf in R. Right now I use ...
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Venn Diagram Automation tool

I would like to ask if there is a solution in any language that can help me create and maintain a venn diagram similar to the one below that I can insert in my latex text. I have already found some ...
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RStudio problem with xtable “results=tex”… “object tex not found”

I am using the 'compile pdf' button in a .Rnw file in Rstudio, including the following: <<longterm1, results=tex, echo=FALSE>>= print(xtable(longterm), include.rownames=FALSE, ...
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row and column specifications in xtable output

Using xtable I am trying to format a table x<- 1:5 y<- 11:15 mytable <- table(x,y) print(xtable(mytable)) Which gives I want to add x and y tag also at the top of the rows and sides
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Column Vector Sweave \Sexpr

I'm having big problems trying to compile a file using Sweave displaying a vector defined in an R chunk, as a column vector in Latex using pmatrix, I have something like this: ...
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First row in second table created is blacked out

I am a LATEX/R/Sweave newbie and am encountering an issue while creating a report. The issue is that as shown in the figure below the first heading in the second table is blacked out. I am able to ...
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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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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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How to put R code into a parameter of a newcommand?

I would like to put R code into a parameter of a newcommand in LaTeX. To do it, I make the following: %Define the newcommand: \newcommand\solution[1]{\sf #1} %Then, after the \begin{document}, I ...
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Iterating through a character/string array in LaTeX

I have an array of strings, and am trying to output each element into LaTeX. I am able to achieve that using the following code: \documentclass[12pt,english,nohyper]{tufte-handout} ...
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How to use Umlauts (äüö) in axis label with knitr, LuaTex and tikz?

When compiling pdf documents with complex tikz figures using knitr, the pdftex engine would sometimes run out of memory. Thus, I used the luatex engine to compile these Rnw files. However, I am not ...
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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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insert figure in sweave using knitr fig.path Version 2

I have a question similar to this post. I am trying to add a .jpg to a .Rnw file (compiling LaTex with RSweave and knitr). I've tried the following without success: ...
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To get this WordCloud and R working in OSX's Texpad -1.6.0

I am trying to this Hamilton's code about WordCloud, which uses R, working in OSX. I have latest XCode and latest R 3.1.1 (XCode5 support) installed. Texpad 1.4.7-1.6.0 problem I open TexPad with ...
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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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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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Configure R Studio to use Biber for APA on Beamer Slides (Biblatex + Biber + R Studio + MiKTeX) [duplicate]

I'm trying to generate with R Studio a beamer presentation that uses backend=biber option. Here is my MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[american]{babel} \usepackage{csquotes} %apa requires ...
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R figure to LaTeX - cloudy and diffuse text [closed]

I am a newbie to R and LaTeX, and cannot find any hint for my problem. Perhaps it is a silly question, but I tried to get a R-diagram into my LaTeX document without the axes out of focus. So far so ...
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Sublime Latexing and Knitr on .RNW files : Send lines to R console for evaluation

I am using Sublime Text 3 and the Latexing package to apply Knitr to compile .Rnw files that contain both Latex and R code. Overall, it works well in that I can compile the .Rnw files into PDFs ...
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Include .Rtex as a chapter in latex

I have an Rtex that contains: \documentclass[openany]{book} \chapter{Introduction} \input{./Introduction/Introduction} \chapter{Thesis Outline} \input{./Outline/Outline_Chapter} ...
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Getting psfrag to work on ggplots with transparency [closed]

Right, so I'm using ggplot2 in R to create a graph that involves transparencies (no way around it I'm afraid). In Latex I use latex - dvips - ps2pdf to compile, because I also need psfrag (and ...
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How to reduce white space above/around R-Plot in LaTeX-Beamer document [closed]

Hi guys, my header looks like: \documentclass[8pt]{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \input{ix-utf8enc.dfu} \usepackage[ngerman,english]{babel} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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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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Highlight R chunks in a Knitr document when working in Kile [closed]

When working on a knitr document in kile I can get highlights for the LaTeX parts of the document by adding the *.Rnw file extension in the Modes & Filetypes tab under Open/save configuration ...
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Cross-referencing tables generated by xtable

I'd like to cross-reference a table that I generated with xtable in R. I cannot able to. Here is what I did: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} Look at \ref{tab:mytable}. ...
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Sweave boxplots — not the required output

I want to produce a boxplot like this in R: fishdata <- read.csv("http://dl.dropbox.com/s/4w0utkqdhqribl4/fishdata.csv", header=T) attach(fishdata) boxplot(fishdata[,-1], las=3) which looks like ...
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Justifying the output of toLatex function of utils R package

Using utils::toLatex(sessionInfo()) in .Rnw we can get R Session Info to put in LaTeX. I would highly appreciate if someone guide me to fully justify the output of utils::toLatex(sessionInfo()). ...
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Avoid non-breaking-space characters printing as tildes when using texi2dvi in R

I'm using the Sweave toolchain in R to generate tex files from Sweave files as part of an R package. I use the R command: $(RSCRIPT) -e "tools::texi2dvi( 'file.tex', pdf = TRUE, clean = FALSE ...
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Sweave documents: saving output for later use

I am fairly new to the idea of sweave documents. My document is a .Rnw file containing LaTeX code and R code. Part of my R code is computationally intensive and delays the compilation of my .Rnw ...
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exporting R ggplot2 plots to LaTex

I usually export ggplot2 plots from R using "Save As" PDF and works fine, then I use \includegraphics from LaTex to include the fig. The problem is that it seems that the amount of data in these ...
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Explain Soutput Schunk -block when switched from article to scrreprt

When I zwitched from article to \documentclass[fontsize=2pt]{scrreprt}, I am getting around the xtable -things: \begin{Schunk} \begin{Soutput} ... \end{Schunk} \end{Soutput} Trial (code here) $ R ...
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Some Literate tool to create fast Mind maps in RSweaveLatex?

I am looking for literate tools for mind-map-generation that would work nicely with RSweaveLatex. It is possible that there is no need for tools such as Labyrithm (which is apparently broken, at least ...
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knitr: less/greater than sign displayed as (¡) and (¿)

I'm a beginner in using knitr to generate a report. I have a R script (see below for an example; BTW I'm using RStudio for all of this) that runs without error and the output is a data frame. My ...
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Conditionally print text with inline R data via knitr

I want to conditionally print a sentence that contains a \Sexpr{} in knitr. How can this be done? I know I can conditionally print text using \Sexpr{} but I run into issues when the text to be printed ...