Re: cross reference wishlist item

About this list Date view Thread view Subject view Author view Other groups

Subject: Re: cross reference wishlist item
From: Prof Brian Ripley (ripley@stats.ox.ac.uk)
Date: Tue 30 Nov 1999 - 03:21:55 EST


Message-Id: <199911291721.RAA02685@toucan.stats.ox.ac.uk>

> Date: Mon, 29 Nov 1999 10:33:25 -0500
> From: Paul Gilbert <pgilbert@bank-banque-canada.ca>
>
> It would be nice for checking documentation to be able to generate the
> "see also" cross references (e.g. the list of functions where dev2bitmap
> is linked as a "see also" reference.) Perhaps this already exists?

Not that I know of, but it is a 30 second Perl / grep script surely.

grep \\link\{Devices\} *.Rd

works for me. (There are no xrefs to dev2bitmap.)

> (BTW, it would be useful to have a "see also" reference to dev2bitmap in
> the help for postscript and for Devices.)

That is sort of deliberate. dev2bitmap is something of a stopgap:
Windows already has png, jpeg and bmp devices, and we hope to have those on
Unix shortly. But I'll sort that out for now.

-- 
Brian D. Ripley,                  ripley@stats.ox.ac.uk
Professor of Applied Statistics,  http://www.stats.ox.ac.uk/~ripley/
University of Oxford,             Tel:  +44 1865 272861 (self)
1 South Parks Road,                     +44 1865 272860 (secr)
Oxford OX1 3TG, UK                Fax:  +44 1865 272595

-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.- r-devel 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-devel-request@stat.math.ethz.ch _._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._


About this list Date view Thread view Subject view Author view Other groups

This archive was generated by hypermail 2b25 : Tue 04 Jan 2000 - 14:16:11 EST