[R] how to study the code of R

Duncan Murdoch murdoch at stats.uwo.ca
Mon Oct 18 19:29:39 CEST 2004

On Mon, 18 Oct 2004 23:36:05 +0800, rongguiwong <0034058 at fudan.edu.cn>
wrote :

>i want to study R programming by studying the existing code from R itself,but 
>i don't know how to read the code,can any one give me some guide?
>my R is installed in /usr/lib/R/
>[ronggui at mylinux ronggui]$ /usr/lib/R/
>afm      bin      doc      etc      include  library  modules  share

You can see some of it by typing a function name, but to see it all,
you need a source installation, which you don't have (the source is
mostly in the src subdirectory).  You can download one from

Duncan Murdoch

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