Re: [R] Linux configuration (Ubuntu)

From: Frank E Harrell Jr <>
Date: Wed 20 Sep 2006 - 16:15:25 GMT

Rainer M Krug wrote:
> Frank E Harrell Jr wrote:

>> After R starts you can manage help files nicely using help.start() to 
>> use a browser.  I often use dillo, the world's fastest graphical 
>> browser, by specifying options(browser='dillo') before help.start().

> WOW - dillo is BRILLIANT for this purpose.
> Thanks for the tip!
> Do you have any idea on how to convince dillo to reuse the same browser
> window again instead of using a new one when using ? ?

Good question. No, don't know. Hope someone can figure it out.

By the way a handy use of kate is kate -u from the command line to open a file into an existing kate session, or start a session if needed.



>> Frank
>>>> Thanks in advance,
>>>> Brian

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