[Rd] use() might take a list of packages

Keith Jewell k.jewell at campden.co.uk
Fri Nov 11 14:32:45 CET 2011

"Timothy Bates" <timothy.c.bates at gmail.com> wrote in message 
news:1B5E1D00-397B-429B-B20C-0FBA060841A9 at gmail.com...
I heard that a function called use() had been mooted as being more 
intuitively named than library()

If so, it might be handy if this worked


currently this fails…

This seems to work, and doesn't seem much effort

> sapply(c("MASS","car"), library, character.only = TRUE)


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