Re: [Rd] Package development process?

From: Hadley Wickham <>
Date: Thu, 17 Jun 2010 06:23:23 -0700

> The creation of a research compendium can be viewed as
> a form of unit testing, and the fact that R has powerful tools
> that support this process (Sweave) could be viewed as one of
> its outstanding features (relating these comments back to
> the topic of this thread).

If anything, a research compendium would be an integration test, not a compendium. And many programming languages have something similar to sweave.


Assistant Professor / Dobelman Family Junior Chair
Department of Statistics / Rice University

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