[ESS] Fwd: feature request: help(foo) -> help.search

Richard M. Heiberger rmh at temple.edu
Sat Apr 1 07:44:06 CEST 2006

Item 1 is almost in place at present because
the *help[R](foo)* buffer is clickable.

   No documentation for 'foo' in specified packages and libraries:
   you could try 'help.search("foo")'

Highlight the phrase
and press C-c C-r to send it back to the *R* buffer for execution.

---- Original message ----
>Date: Mon, 27 Mar 2006 12:17:41 -0500
>From: Sam Steingold <sds at podval.org>  
>Subject: [ESS] feature request: help(foo) -> help.search  
>1. when I type "?foo" and foo is not found, a buffer *help[R](foo)*
>   should not be created, instead I should be prompted (using y-or-n-p)
>   whether I want to run help.search instead.

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