[ESS] automatically export Rd generated by roxygen to ../man/?

Yihui Xie xie at yihui.name
Mon Sep 27 16:37:02 CEST 2010

I see. Thanks! I've just started to use Emas+ESS to update an old
package, in which the Rd documents were not written with roxygen, so I
only need to generate a specific file this time. In the long run, you
are certainly right -- I should use R CMD roxygen.

Yihui Xie <xieyihui at gmail.com>
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On Mon, Sep 27, 2010 at 5:20 AM, Henning Redestig
<henning.red at googlemail.com> wrote:
>> Suppose I'm editing a source file in a package under the pkgname/R/
>> directory, I've done the roxygen-style documentation, and can C-c C-e
>> C-r to view the Rd source; now my question is, is it possible to
>> export this file (or buffer) to pkgname/man/function_name.Rd? I didn't
>> find any hints in the manual. Thanks a lot!
>> Regards,
>> Yihui
> Typically the export of all your roxygen entries in the folder pkgname
> is done by executing 'R CMD roxygen -d pkgname' and not done on a
> file-per-file basis. You can however get single files too, by calling
> C-u C-c C-e C-r the preview is placed in a buffer associated with a file
> with a suitable name. Just save it where you want it.
> --
> /Henning Redestig
> Metabolome Informatics Unit | Yokohama RIKEN Plant Science Center
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