[R] workspace question

Liaw, Andy andy_liaw at merck.com
Fri Feb 3 19:58:18 CET 2006

If you start R with the argument --no-restore (or even --vanilla, I think),
no workspace will be loaded.

Personally I almost never save a workspace image.  Whatever I need I
explicitly save() and load() or attach().


From: Afshartous, David
> All,
> When starting R, how does one prevent the loading the previous 
> workspace which was saved?  I'd like to start a new project
> and save the new image in a different directory, but I'd like to 
> partition this from the old project.  Does there exist a better
> way than just deleting the files associated w/ the old project
> manually?  I looked in the Intro to R manual and searched for 
> "workspace" and didn't see anything on this aspect.
> Kind regards,
> Dave
> ps - please reply directly to afshar at miami.edu
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