Re: [R] Making links in per-session dir

From: Ronaldo Reis Junior <>
Date: Mon, 21 May 2007 11:13:32 -0300

Em Segunda 21 Maio 2007 08:31, Prof Brian Ripley escreveu:
> The short answer is no.
> When you say you have the 'hole R system installed', what did you mean?
> This is not slow if you have all of R installed, but it might be if you
> have all of CRAN installed.
> But how do you know that is where the time is being spent? You get a
> message that it is making links, but not that it has finished doing so. I
> think you will find it is the next step (make.packages.html()) that takes
> the time. On my system with all of CRAN and all of BioC installed, the
> linking takes about 3s and the next step takes 20 (at a time it was
> heavily loaded).


Yes, I have all CRAN installed.

> system.time(help.start())

Making links in per-session dir ...
If 'mozilla-firefox' is already running, it is *not* restarted, and you

    must switch to its window.
Otherwise, be patient ...

   user system elapsed
  8.176 1.132 88.853

It create the HTML manuals for each session or only a package index?

But, if is not possible to speed-up the system, I will make a coffee :))


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		-- Kirk, "Errand of Mercy", stardate 3201.7

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