Re: [Rd] patch to add a menu item in Rgui for RSiteSearch

From: Duncan Murdoch <>
Date: Wed 13 Apr 2005 - 08:49:34 GMT

Prof Brian Ripley wrote:
> On Tue, 12 Apr 2005, Liaw, Andy wrote:

>> Please consider adding the following to the next R release (I understand
>> that it's too late for R-2.1.0).  It adds the menu item `Search R 
>> Site' in
>> the `Help' menu in Rgui (which calls RSiteSearch() on the input string).

> Can you or someone else think of a better name? That sounds like it
> searches I think even 'R Sites Search' would be better.
> Yes, it is too late: we need lead time for the translators these days.
> (RGui has Chinese, German, Italian and Japanese menus available.)

I'd suggest "R help online...".

After the release, I think this should go into R-patched. Do we have tools to tell the translators all the new strings that need translating, or should they be explicitly informed about such a thing?

Duncan Murdoch mailing list Received on Wed Apr 13 18:54:07 2005

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