[R] R help in Firefox on Windows XP

Damon Wischik djw1005 at cam.ac.uk
Thu Jun 17 20:07:47 CEST 2004

Erich Neuwirth wrote: 
> I had to reinstall my machine, so I installed Firefox 0.9 as browser I
> am using WinXP and R 1.9.1 beta.  Now search in R html help does not
> work.

A workaround (which is slow, provisional, and as yet untested on your
configuration) is to use a different help engine, namely

> source("http://www.statslab.cam.ac.uk/~djw1005/Stats/Interests/search.R")
> helpHTML()


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