[Rd] edit(vignette(...))

From: Paul Gilbert <pgilbert_at_bank-banque-canada.ca>
Date: Sun 20 Mar 2005 - 16:52:11 GMT

I have been looking at edit(vignette(...)) in r-devel, which I think will be really useful for people working through vignettes. Is there a way to fork the editor so that the R prompt is returned? The call seems to be passed though to edit.file, but I don't see any simple way to get the prompt back until the editor is closed. (I seem to recall there was a problem with the prompt returning too soon from bug.report some time ago.)

I also noticed that many (most?) packages have a vignette with the same name as the package. Is this considered the standard now?

Paul Gilbert

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