[Rd] accessing windows clipboard from load and save (PR#4999)

Gabor Grothendieck ggrothendieck at myway.com
Sat Nov 8 18:17:07 MET 2003

Regarding, loading a file from the clipboard, I had also posted 
a workaround:


where pclip is from unxutils.sourceforge.net, although yours has
the advantage of not requiring external programs.

 --- On Sat 11/08, Prof Brian Ripley < ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk > wrote:

zz <- file("clipboard", "r")
readLines(zz, 1)
.Internal(loadFromConn(zz, .GlobalEnv))

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