Re: [R] R and ViM

From: Martin Maechler <maechler_at_stat.math.ethz.ch>
Date: Wed 19 Apr 2006 - 02:52:44 EST

>>>>> "Sundar" == Sundar Dorai-Raj <sundar.dorai-raj@pdf.com> >>>>> on Tue, 18 Apr 2006 10:43:30 -0500 writes:

    Sundar> Michael Graber wrote:
>> Dear all,
>>
>> I'm starting to learn R, but I'm already programing for a
>> while, using ViM as editor. Therefore I'd like to be able
>> to use R together with ViM.
>>
>> My question now is, whether there are already people out
>> there knowing how to do this in a similar easy way as
>> with Emacs, and if those would be willing to share this
>> knowledge. I did already research on the web on this
>> topic, but i couldn't find satisfying answers, except one
>> good looking approach on the ViM-website with a
>> perl-script called funnel.pl, which I couldn't make
>> running on my mac OSX 10.3.9 so far.
>>
>> I'd be grateful for help.
>>
>> Thanks, Michael Graber
>>
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    Sundar> Try RSiteSearch('vim editor') at the R prompt. I got     Sundar> 28 hits.

yeah, sure. But did you look at them?
I only browsed them quickly, but many don't seem to be relevant, and the few that *seemed* to be relevant, mentioned the Sciviews web page on "Editors for R"
  http://www.sciviews.org/_rgui/projects/Editors.html and that has one line for 'vim' which gives a link that goes to a "vimscript" page that gives the above mentioned 'funnel.pl' ..

So, I think Michael is still looking for more useful hints...

Martin Maechler, ETH Zurich



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