R-beta: directory of functions

Richard Lammers lammers at edac.sr.unh.edu
Fri Jun 20 16:28:28 CEST 1997

Is there any way to create a directory of functions in R?

In the past, when using S, I have used attach() to point to a
directory holding a set of functions.  This does not seem to work in R:

> attach(".Functions")
Error: attach only works for lists and data frames

Is there any way to keep the data separate from functions?

I suppose one approach would be to store the functions as text files and
source() them from .Rprofile

Is this the way most R users are currently dealing with this?



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