Re: [Rd] How to modify the start-up message

From: Uwe Ligges <>
Date: Sun, 15 Jan 2012 19:18:10 +0100

On 12.01.2012 16:27, Ron Michael wrote:
> Hi all, I got a custom R package in .zip (i.e. meant only for Windows installation). When I load that package, there are some start-up messages, probably loading through .onLoad() function. However I want to modify those messages. Please note that I do not have any other version of that package like .tar.gz fomat etc.

> Having only the .zip version, is there any possibility to modify those start-up functionalities of that package?

You should always modify packages by applying the changes to the source package and reinstall that. Hence ask those who provided the binary package for a source version.

Uwe Ligges

> Thanks for your help.
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