Re: [Rd] section needed in FAQ - Using R (PR#9698)

From: John Fox <jfox_at_mcmaster.ca>
Date: Mon, 21 May 2007 08:59:25 -0400


Dear Peter and Ray,

I think that Ray's problem finding apropos is that "apropos" has one "p." Interestingly, help.search("appropos") (as suggested by Peter) is able to accommodate the spelling error.

Regards,
 John



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> -----Original Message-----
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> [mailto:r-devel-bounces_at_r-project.org] On Behalf Of Peter Dalgaard
> Sent: Monday, May 21, 2007 3:15 AM
> To: ray_at_ganymede.org
> Cc: R-bugs_at_biostat.ku.dk; r-devel_at_stat.math.ethz.ch
> Subject: Re: [Rd] section needed in FAQ - Using R (PR#9698)
>
> ray_at_ganymede.org wrote:
> > By the way, the R program itself is really badly in need of an
> > "appropos()" to go alongside "help()". Perhaps "help()" can
> be renamed
> > to "hunt()" or "huntAndPeck()".
> >
> >
> help.search("appropos")
>
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