Re: [Rd] Undocumented S4 methods: generic 'show'

From: Prof Brian Ripley <ripley_at_stats.ox.ac.uk>
Date: Wed 22 Nov 2006 - 13:14:41 GMT

On Wed, 22 Nov 2006, Pfaff, Bernhard Dr. wrote:

> Dear R-Devel subsriber,
>
> during the set-up of a package with a NAMESPACE I stumbled over the
> following warning during:
>
> R CMD check -l c:/R/package smem
>
> ## skipped output
> * checking for missing documentation entries ... WARNING
> Undocumented S4 methods:
> generic 'show' and siglist 'equation'
> All user-level objects in a package (including S4 classes and methods)
> ## skipped output
>
> However, I do have in the Rd.-file for class 'equation' an \alias{} as:
>
> \alias{show, equation-method}

There are no spaces in the examples in Writing R Extensions, so I would not have assumed they are allowed. Does it work without the space? (If it supposed to, we need to document that.)

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