[R] RSiteSearch for words ``as one entity''.
Dr Eberhard W Lisse
el at lisse.na
Thu Sep 11 10:17:11 CEST 2008
open will call whatever program is defined for a certain extension.
set this with a plug in to System Preferences called Default Apps for
So on my Mac(s) Firefox is the default.
> On 11 Sep 2008, at 08:33 , Prof Brian Ripley wrote:
>> If firefox is involved on a Mac, that is one difference. My Mac is
>> using 'open' (the default, I believe) and that is calling Safari
>> (the default, I believe).
>> Yes, it would be the job of browseURL to encode URLs where
>> required. But at least on Windows and using the -remoteURL
>> mechanism (as on Linux) it is not. R itself does have URLencode.
>> On Thu, 11 Sep 2008, Rolf Turner wrote:
>>> On 11/09/2008, at 10:09 AM, Marc Schwartz wrote:
>>>> As Prof. Ripley noted, try using debug(RSiteSearch) and then step
>>>> through the code to see where $HOME is being added to the URL
>>>> That can help pin it down further. If the URL is not corrupted by
>>>> time browseURL() is called, then use debug(browseURL) to trace
>>>> that function to see if something is happening there.
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