showtext: Using Fonts More Easily in R Graphs
Version 0.5

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 publication2017-09-22 21:36:03 UTC
MaintainerYixuan Qiu <[email protected]>
LicenseApache License (>= 2.0)
Version0.5
URL https://github.com/yixuan/showtext
Package repositoryView on CRAN
Installation Install the latest version of this package by entering the following in R:
install.packages("showtext")

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showtext documentation built on Sept. 23, 2017, 1:05 a.m.