Re: [R] Block comments in R?

From: Uwe Ligges <ligges_at_statistik.uni-dortmund.de>
Date: Thu 05 Oct 2006 - 09:05:32 GMT

Wee-Jin Goh wrote:
> Hello list,
>
> Is there any way to perform a block comment in R? In C++, anything in
> between a /* and */ is considered a comment, and it allows
> programmers to comment out chunks of code for testing and debugging.
> Is there such a feature in R?

This has frequently been asked on the list. Try to google for it. You will find answers like

if(FALSE){"

     code block
     commented

"}

or "use a good editor that supports commenting and uncommenting blocks".

Uwe Ligges

> Cheers,
> Wee-Jin
>
> ______________________________________________
> R-help@stat.math.ethz.ch mailing list
>
https://stat.ethz.ch/mailman/listinfo/r-help
> PLEASE do read the posting guide http://www.R-project.org/posting-guide.html
> and provide commented, minimal, self-contained, reproducible code.



R-help@stat.math.ethz.ch mailing list
https://stat.ethz.ch/mailman/listinfo/r-help PLEASE do read the posting guide http://www.R-project.org/posting-guide.html and provide commented, minimal, self-contained, reproducible code. Received on Thu Oct 05 19:08:05 2006

Archive maintained by Robert King, hosted by the discipline of statistics at the University of Newcastle, Australia.
Archive generated by hypermail 2.1.8, at Thu 05 Oct 2006 - 09:30:08 GMT.

Mailing list information is available at https://stat.ethz.ch/mailman/listinfo/r-help. Please read the posting guide before posting to the list.