[R] How to list functions in a library?
Prof. Brian Ripley
ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Tue Apr 1 09:47:24 CEST 2003
On Tue, 1 Apr 2003, Ko-Kang Kevin Wang wrote:
> Which library is it? If it is a proper R library and has been properly
> installed, I think you should be able to do something like:
> library(help = ts) # Get the list of functions in ts package
> In fact that will also show some information about the library itself.
will list all the objects in the package (I presume package and not
library was meant: a library is a directory holding installed packages).
If you really want to know about the functions (and not all objects) in a
which gives the call sequences too.
> On Mon, 31 Mar 2003, Bo Peng wrote:
> > Date: Mon, 31 Mar 2003 21:34:50 -0600
> > From: Bo Peng <bpeng at stat.rice.edu>
> > To: r-help at stat.math.ethz.ch
> > Subject: [R] How to list functions in a library?
> > I am sorry for such a simple question but I just could not find a
> > command to list functions (objects) in a certain library. I had to refer
> > to library documents (often not readily available ) to find them.
> > Many thanks in advance.
Brian D. Ripley, ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
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