[Rd] Code demos via HTML help gives an error

Henrik Bengtsson henrik.bengtsson at ucsf.edu
Tue Jun 16 21:20:52 CEST 2015

I'm getting error:

Error in order(matches$Position) : argument 1 is not a vector

Whenever I try to access a package's "Code demos" page via the link on
the package HTML index page.

Looking at for instance the 'stats' package.  The "Code demos" URL
takes the form

Click on this, takes me to

I see this on R devel (2015-06-15 r68521) and R 3.2.1 RC (2015-06-14
r68516) - both on Platform: x86_64-w64-mingw32/x64 (64-bit).  Haven't
checked other platforms.

Regarding the imminent release of R 3.2.1; Sorry, I rarely use demos,
so it's only in this very moment I noticed.


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