[ESS] help in R 2.10 Windows
maechler at stat.math.ethz.ch
Tue Nov 3 23:12:40 CET 2009
On Tue, Nov 3, 2009 at 19:20, Ross Boylan <ross at biostat.ucsf.edu> wrote:
> On Tue, 2009-11-03 at 09:54 +0100, Martin Maechler wrote:
>> RossB> ESS's opening message and ess-version variable both
>> RossB> say 5.5.
>> not good.
> I think I've fixed that; ess-version and the startup message both say
> inferior-ess-help-command is a variable defined in `ess-cust.el'.
> Its value is
> ".help.ESS(\"%s\", help_type=\"text\")\n"
> However, ?nlm gets
> Error: could not find function ".help.ESS"
> in the nlm help buffer.
Hmm, .help.ESS should be defined via R-code that is sent from ESS,
(and depends on the R version in use).
For R >= 2.10.0, a line
.help.ESS <- help
More information about the ESS-help