no C-c C-v completion after library()

Rodney Sparapani rsparapa at
Fri Oct 1 16:36:02 CEST 2004

>Hello.  I'm running ESS 5.1.24 on RedHat 9, with R 1.9.1.  I'm
>addicted to online help via 'C-c C-v', but after I load a package with
>"library()", I am unable to complete on the newly available functions
>(for help purposes or in the interactive R window, for that matter).
>I tried searching the archive of the mailing list, but didn't turn up
>anything about this.  Any help would be greatly appreciated.
>Jenny Bryan, Ph.D.

FWIW, this problem still exists in 5.2.3.  Not sure what's wrong.
Setting help.try.all.packages to TRUE doesn't help either.

Rodney Sparapani              Medical College of Wisconsin
Sr. Biostatistician           Patient Care & Outcomes Research
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