Re: [R] Functions in a package not visible to a user

From: Roger D. Peng <>
Date: Fri 16 Jul 2004 - 12:30:10 EST

The old way was to define the internal functions inside the functions that used them. Nowadays it's better to use a namespace. `R CMD check' will only check code/docs for exported functions so non-exported/internal functions don't need to have a help file.


Rui Dantas wrote:
> Dear all,
> Sorry if this is obvious, but I couldn't find the answer in any place I
> looked.
> I have a package with several R functions. Some are internal auxiliary
> functions, and should not be available to the user (nor do they, for
> example, need "user" documentation). How can I hide them?
> Best regards,
> Rui Dantas
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