Colors in the R terminal

April 24, 2009

(This article was first published on One R Tip A Day, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)

Today, I’d like to suggest a new R package that you can download from here.
Still in its early development, the xterm256 package allows to print text in the R terminal using different colours. You can find more information here.
The picture below depicts a basic example of its use.

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