showtext 0.9-6-foss-2021b-R-4.2.0

Unsupported: Use of this version of showtext is not supported. More information on our Applications Support and Retention Policy.

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.

Accessing showtext 0.9-6-foss-2021b-R-4.2.0

To load the module for showtext 0.9-6-foss-2021b-R-4.2.0 please use this command on the BEAR systems (BlueBEAR, BEAR Cloud VMs, and CaStLeS VMs):

module load bear-apps-unsupported/handbuilt/2019
module load showtext/0.9-6-foss-2021b-R-4.2.0

BEAR Apps Version



  • showtext-0.9-6
  • showtextdb 3.0
  • sysfonts 0.8.8

More Information

For more information visit the showtext website.


This version of showtext has a direct dependency on: foss/2021b freetype/2.11.0-GCCcore-11.2.0 libpng/1.6.37-GCCcore-11.2.0 R/4.2.0-foss-2021b zlib/1.2.11-GCCcore-11.2.0

Required By

This version of showtext is a direct dependent of: BEAR-R-bio/2021b-foss-2021b-R-4.2.0

Last modified on 22nd June 2023