[ESS] UseR 2011 Tutorial on ESS?
S.J.Eglen at damtp.cam.ac.uk
Mon Oct 18 11:22:40 CEST 2010
as the next useR meeting will be in the UK, I am thinking of organising
a tutorial as part of that meeting.
Tony (Rossini) organised one a few years ago which covered the following
\item Introduction (now, 15 minutes)
\item Using Emacs (45 minutes)
\item Using ESS (60 minutes)
\item Exercise 1: ESS
\item Exercise 2: Sweave
\item Emacs extensions (30 minutes)
\item Emacs Lisp (30 minutes)
\item Discussion and Misc Topics (related Emacs tools, ESS extensions,
I think that covers pretty much the material I'd first think of
covering, with a few queries:
- should it be assumed that users have prior experience to Emacs?
- as well as Sweave, I'd like to cover Org mode and its framework for
literate programming, which I think is quite nice (babel).
I need to submit the proposal before 29th October. So if you have any
suggestions for what you'd like to see in the tutorial, please email!
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