[R] About R and RKward

Stephen Liu satimis at yahoo.com
Fri Nov 19 04:09:46 CET 2010

Hi Ajay,

Tks for your URL

> have you researched  out all R commander E plugins before settling on R Kward

Whether you meant the interfaces on;


I have no urgent need installing RKward, just interested to know how it work.  I 
tested Red-R before without success.  RKward seems to me an Editor of R.


----- Original Message ----
From: Ajay Ohri <ohri2007 at gmail.com>
To: Stephen Liu <satimis at yahoo.com>
Cc: r-help at r-project.org
Sent: Thu, November 18, 2010 11:30:14 AM
Subject: Re: [R] About R and RKward

some comparisons for interfaces to R on desktop-draft from blog post
(JSS paper is submitted for GUI issue but not vetted)


RKward is number 4

have you researched  out all R commander E plugins before settling on R Kward

R commander is by J Fox- use packages - and it is a seperate Ubuntu
/Debian package too (atleast in Karmic)


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On Thu, Nov 18, 2010 at 8:48 AM, Stephen Liu <satimis at yahoo.com> wrote:
> Hi all,
> Has any folk tested or been using RKward?  Please shed me some light whether 
> takes data from the spreadsheet, analyzes the data and puts the data back to 
> spreadsheet, similar to RExcel and "R and Calc".  Or RKward is only an editor 
> R, working on front-end?
> I have tested RExcel but it works on Windows.  I need a Linux version of 
> package.  "R and Calc" works on both Windows and Linux.  Unfortunately I can't
> make it to work on Ubuntu 10.10.  I'm still struggling. (I haven't tested "R 
> Calc" on Windows.  I already have a working RExcel on Win7)
> B.R.
> Stephen L
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