Date: Fri, 16 Jan 1998 11:52:44 -0600 (CST) From: Bill Simpson <wsimpson@uwinnipeg.ca> To: r-help <r-help@stat.math.ethz.ch> Subject: R-beta: packages/libraries vs sourcing it in I have a collection of functions in a file kernel.r and right now I just source the file in when I want to use those functions. I was wondering if it would make sense to turn kernel.r into a package. If so, what is the advantage over sourcing it in? I couldn't find detailed info in the docs (Venables's tutorial or in the R help--I looked up library()) for creating a package. Thanks very much for any help. Bill Simpson -.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.- r-help mailing list -- Read http://www.ci.tuwien.ac.at/~hornik/R/R-FAQ.html Send "info", "help", or "[un]subscribe" (in the "body", not the subject !) To: r-help-request@stat.math.ethz.ch _._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._