[R] Plotting to stdout

Philipp Pagel p.pagel at wzw.tum.de
Thu Aug 27 09:35:03 CEST 2009

On Wed, Aug 26, 2009 at 07:53:57PM +0000, Oliver Bandel wrote:
> is there a way to write the result of a plot
> to stdout? I mean even a binary thingy like
> a png-file, written to stdout?!
> I tried with the file-argument of png() and jpeg(),
> but did not get working results.

I don't think you can do that. But if you could elaborate on your
ultimate goal, perhaps someone can provide an alternative solution.


Dr. Philipp Pagel
Lehrstuhl für Genomorientierte Bioinformatik
Technische Universität München
Wissenschaftszentrum Weihenstephan
85350 Freising, Germany

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