[R] [solved] How to search for R related topics in search engines?
paulepanter at users.sourceforge.net
Wed Jul 27 21:18:51 CEST 2011
Am Mittwoch, den 27.07.2011, 14:36 -0400 schrieb David Winsemius:
> On Jul 27, 2011, at 10:12 AM, Paul Menzel wrote:
> > I am having problems getting good results when searching for R related
> > topics, that means I have not found out yet what keywords I should use
> > to get only relevant results. Most of the time I get also MATLAB
> > related
> > things and nothing related at all. The nature of this is of course the
> > name of R consisting just of one letter.
> > What keywords do you use? Or do you just go to certain sites and do
> > not
> > use any search engine at all?
> > Until now I am always adding the keywords »r statistical« to my
> > search,
> > but it is not optimal.
> with Google: either "r-project" or "language:r"
> Use sos::findFn
> rseek has been mentioned
> Gmane's or Markmail's webarchives
Everyone thank you for all your useful responses. I thought I had read
all the relevant information for beginners but it looks like I missed
 where a lot of your answers are already mentioned.
Thank you again,
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