[R] Simple suggestion for improvement

From: Yan Wong <h.y.wong_at_leeds.ac.uk>
Date: Thu 03 Mar 2005 - 20:54:26 EST


Being relatively new to R, I often find myself searching for functions using help.search("term"). Why not have the command ??term invoke it in the same way as ?topic invokes index.search("topic")? Using a double question mark to invoke a wider search for a term seems relatively intuitive to me, and presumably would be trivial to implement.


Yan Wong
Leeds University

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