[R] reading .Rprofile at startup in R 2.0.0
Prof Brian Ripley
ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Sat Nov 6 15:19:42 CET 2004
On Sat, 6 Nov 2004, Patrick Giraudoux wrote:
> Moving from R 1.9.1 to R 2.0.0 today, it happens that the "traditional"
> .RProfile (located in my home directory: C:\Documents and
> Settings\Giraudoux) is not read at startup with R 2.0.
> Any suggestion?
Do read the CHANGES file! Probably that is a result of
Changed search order for user home directory to use "My Documents"
directory after HOME and before HOMEDRIVE/HOMEPATH.
To be sure, read the rw-FAQ (as the posting guide asks) Q2.12 and check
the advice there.
Brian D. Ripley, ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Professor of Applied Statistics, http://www.stats.ox.ac.uk/~ripley/
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