[R] Re: Protocol for answering basic questions

Jim Lemon bitwrit at ozemail.com.au
Tue Dec 7 18:38:00 CET 2004

Liaw, Andy wrote:
> ...
> Someone mentioned a tip shown at R startup (a la S-PLUS for Windows, I
> guess).  I guess someone (hint, hint) could collect a set of tips, perhaps
> using Paul Johnson's page as a starting point, and make it into a contrib
> package similar to the `fortune' package.  Those who likes it can have a
> random one displayed at startup.  Those who don't need not bother.
Remember, the more complete the list of tips, the less likely that you will 
want to read any given one when it appears. This is probably why I turn this 
feature off whenever it is offered.


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