One useful workflow enabled by the new support for the Terminal in v1.1 is to SSH to a remote compute cluster directly from the RStudio Terminal. This allows you to have the nice RStudio development environment, and then send your code to the Terminal with
Ctrl+Alt+Enter to use the computational resources of the remote machine and also have direct access to the files on the remote machine. One downside of this approach is that plots created in the remote R session running in the RStudio Terminal are displayed in an X11 window. Would it be possible to send these plots to the RStudio plots pane?
I searched various places for “terminal plot” to see if this had been discussed before, but I wasn’t able to find anything: