Re: [Rd] 'attach workspace' on R console File menu

From: Christos Hatzis <christos_at_nuverabio.com>
Date: Wed, 16 May 2007 15:21:36 -0400

Yes, I found that out as well.
Rebuilding the File menu is probably too much of a hassle and will introduce dependencies that would be difficult to maintain. I hope that the core team would consider this request.

Thanks.
-Christos

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Gabor Grothendieck [mailto:ggrothendieck_at_gmail.com]
> Sent: Wednesday, May 16, 2007 2:55 PM
> To: christos_at_nuverabio.com
> Cc: r-devel_at_stat.math.ethz.ch
> Subject: Re: [Rd] 'attach workspace' on R console File menu
>
> I think it would be possible but its a bit of work. Note
> that this deletes the original File menu and adds a new File
> menu at the end.
>
> winMenuAdd("File")
> winMenuDel("File")
>
> By deleting all the original menus and replacing them in this
> way and then tediously replacing the items on each menu I
> think you could do it.
> I haven't tried it myself to check whether it really is
> possible to add all the menu items.
>
> On 5/16/07, Christos Hatzis <christos_at_nuverabio.com> wrote:
> > Thanks, Gabor.
> > This does not add a new item to the existing File menu, instead it
> > creates a new user menu where the new item can be added.
> Although not
> > ideal, it is an acceptable workaround.
> >
> > Thanks.
> > -Christos
> >
> > > -----Original Message-----
> > > From: Gabor Grothendieck [mailto:ggrothendieck_at_gmail.com]
> > > Sent: Wednesday, May 16, 2007 1:34 PM
> > > To: christos_at_nuverabio.com
> > > Cc: r-devel_at_stat.math.ethz.ch
> > > Subject: Re: [Rd] 'attach workspace' on R console File menu
> > >
> > > On 5/16/07, Christos Hatzis <christos_at_nuverabio.com> wrote:
> > > > Quite often I save misc functions and data objects as
> .RData files
> > > > that I can use in other sessions. Although I could 'Load
> > > Workspace"
> > > > these files, most of the times I prefer attaching them. It
> > > would be
> > > > really convenient to have a menu item under the File
> menu on the
> > > > Windows R Console to allow attaching workspaces, e.g.
> > > >
> > > > --------------------
> > > > Attach Workspace...
> > > > Load Workspace...
> > > > Save Workspace...
> > > > --------------------
> > > >
> > > > Is this something that could make the wish list for future
> > > R Console
> > > > features?
> > >
> > > It is possible for you to set it up yourself in your
> profile for R
> > > under Windows. See ?winMenuAdd
> > >
> > >
> >
> >
> >
>
>



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