showtext: Using Fonts More Easily in R Graphs
Version 0.4-6

Making it easy to use various types of fonts ('TrueType', 'OpenType', Type 1, web fonts, etc.) in R graphs, and supporting most output formats of R graphics including PNG, PDF and SVG. Text glyphs will be converted into polygons or raster images, hence after the plot has been created, it no longer relies on the font files. No external software such as 'Ghostscript' is needed to use this package.

Package details

AuthorYixuan Qiu and authors/contributors of the included software. See file AUTHORS for details.
Date of publication2017-01-05 14:22:14
MaintainerYixuan Qiu <>
LicenseApache License (>= 2.0)
Package repositoryView on CRAN
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showtext documentation built on May 30, 2017, 4:36 a.m.