[ESS] displaying additional info in rdired

Stephen Eglen S.J.Eglen at damtp.cam.ac.uk
Tue Apr 26 20:20:34 CEST 2011

Mstislav Elagin <elaginms at cms.hu-berlin.de> wrote:

> Dear ESS developers,
> is it possible to have rdired display additional info about objects
> present in the workspace? Specifically I am interested in descriptive
> labels, e.g. saved in the 'Comment' attribute.
yes - it should be possible - just look at the current code, in

(defvar ess-rdired-objects ".rdired.objects <- function(objs) {...}

where the .rdired.objects() function is what you need to adapt to your


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