[R] Loadhistory problems

Uwe Ligges ligges at statistik.uni-dortmund.de
Tue Nov 2 09:54:20 CET 2004

Robert Brown FM CEFAS wrote:

> History files saved using nFile Save History do not open when using
> File Load History. I notice that when they are saved they do not seem
> to have a file extension and there is no option to chose an
> extension.  Is this a problem.  Other than this it seems so simple
> that I can't see what the problem is.    I've tried using loadhistory
> and savehistory with the same problems.  The syntax guide for load
> history requires the file name, but doesn't specify if this should
> include and extension or what this should be.  Where am I going wrong

See ?loadhistory. The extension can be choosen arbitrarily, the complete 
default filename is ".Rhistory".

Works for me:

# Type somethimg in R, then:
# Start R again
# Now use the arrow keys and find that
#  the formerly saved history has been
#  loaded correctly ...

Uwe Ligges

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