[Rd] prefix 'R_' when calling external code

From: Benjamin Tyner <btyner_at_gmail.com>
Date: Sun 02 Jul 2006 - 03:21:44 GMT

I noticed that in


that we are now calling R_loess_raw, R_lowesw, R_lowesp, etc. I'm interested to know what is the benefit/reason for the 'R_', as I am unfamiliar with this prefix and do not see it mentioned in 'Writing R Extensions.'


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