[R] plotmath

Ross Ihaka ihaka at stat.auckland.ac.nz
Wed Feb 19 08:54:06 CET 2003

eac at ma.adfa.edu.au wrote:
> There's something (probably a lot) missing in my understanding of
> plotmath. The LaTeX code for what I'm trying to produce is
> \log(-\log(\hat R))
> My (probably hopeless) attempt at it uses nested group()s:
> expression(plain(log) * group("(", -plain(log)*group("(", \hat(R), ")"),
> ")"))
> Can anyone do it right for me, please?

Here's my attempt


Unlike TeX, if you want italics you have to ask for it.

(If you are attempting anthing serious, the TeX package psfrag  is worth 
a look.)

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