If you’re looking to carry out or commission research below are a few suggestions for getting the most out of it.[Read More]
Install sf package in Ubuntu
If you receive errors about
gdal-config when installing
sf in Ubuntu, this tutorial shows you how to fix them.
Pandoc error parsing BibTeX file
I get the following error so often (and I always forget how to solve it) that I thought I’d post a solution.
pandoc-citeproc: "stdin" (line 2421, column 2): unexpected "m" expecting "c", "C", "p", "P", "s" or "S" pandoc: Error running filter /usr/lib/rstudio/bin/pandoc/pandoc-citeproc Filter returned error status 1 Error: pandoc document conversion failed with error 83
Geocoding with Google Geocoding API and Googleway
Automate image layout for comparison
For a project I’m working on I needed to compare three figures each for about 50 countries. Printing 150 images seemed like a waste (especially as I would need to print the images single–sided) and open three images to view on screen 150 times was likely to result in me opening the wrong image at least once. My solution was to group the three images for each country onto one image for me to easily compare, and print if necessary.[Read More]
Spatial packages and Travis
Simplify polygons without creating slivers
Install Ubuntu on Macbook Air
Below are simply my notes on installing Ubuntu on a Macbook Air as I couldn’t find one clear or up-to-date source. My Macbook is a mid-2011 (4,2) so your mileage may vary if you have a different model.[Read More]