[Rd] grouping list of objects in the help system

Gábor Csárdi csardi.gabor at gmail.com
Fri Jul 11 21:16:53 CEST 2014

Depending on what you want, you might be interested in the staticdocs
package: https://github.com/hadley/staticdocs

If you want to build your own HTML docs, and put it online somewhere,
then it could be good enough for you.


On Fri, Jul 11, 2014 at 12:11 PM, Adrian Dușa <dusa.adrian at unibuc.ro> wrote:
> Dear list,
> I've noticed for some packages the Index file in the help system has a
> single list of objects (arranged alphabetically), while for other
> packages this list is offered separately by letters... presumably when
> the number of help objects is high.
> Is there a way to manually split the help objects into categories?
> For example, I would like to have an alphabetic order for the group
> "datasets" and another alphabetical order for the group "functions".
> Needless to say that I've tried to read everything I could on this
> topic (especially "Writing R Extensions"), even looked closely on
> different package sources, but I haven't noticed anything special.
> Thanks,
> Adrian
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