[Rd] make.function.html and datasets (PR#638)

ripley@stats.ox.ac.uk ripley@stats.ox.ac.uk
Fri, 18 Aug 2000 18:51:34 +0200 (MET DST)

On Fri, 18 Aug 2000 ligges@statistik.uni-dortmund.de wrote:

> make.function.html() produces ugly results. Have a look at the file 
> ..../r-directory/doc/html/function.html

(after running make.function.html() on Windows: it seems fine as shipped).

> The descriptions of datasets are wrong. Here are also the descriptions
> of other function, which do not belong to these datasets.

This is a victim of a late change to the default arguments of scan.
Please add quote="" to both occurrences of scan in the function.

I think we've learnt not to change such things in a bug-fix release ....

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