Re: [Rd] relative path to source files in vignette

From: Gabor Grothendieck <>
Date: Fri, 10 Oct 2008 16:34:00 -0400

Try placing a copy of the files in the inst directory and then accessing them via system.files("myfile.R", package = "mypackage") or place them in the same directory as the Sweave file and then access them without a directory path at all: readLines("myfile.R")

On Fri, Oct 10, 2008 at 2:48 PM, Peter Ruckdeschel <> wrote:
> Gabor Grothendieck schrieb:
>> See ?system.file with the package= argument.
> Thank you Gabor,
> but this refers to the /installed/ package, while we are needing
> path information about the not-yet-built source code of the
> package during R CMD check / build.
> Peter
> mailing list Received on Fri 10 Oct 2008 - 20:35:47 GMT

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