Re: [R] R Commenting Style

From: Kevin E. Thorpe <>
Date: Thu 19 Jan 2006 - 22:26:31 EST

I don't know if this is what you're referring to, but in ESS the number of octothorpes (#) affects the indentation in the emacs buffer. If I remember right, ### puts it at the beginning of the line, ## the current indentation level (eg. in a function) and # further right.

Paul Roebuck wrote:

>I seem to remember reading somewhere about some style
>guide regarding R the number of comment characters (#)
>prior to the comment meaning something.
>Anyone know to what I'm referring? Where?

Kevin E. Thorpe
Biostatistician/Trialist, Knowledge Translation Program
Assistant Professor, Department of Public Health Sciences
Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto
email:  Tel: 416.946.8081  Fax: 416.946.3297

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