[R] Make R 'Beep'

Jim Lemon jim at bitwrit.com.au
Tue Mar 8 11:14:33 CET 2011

On 03/08/2011 09:01 PM, Alaios wrote:
> Dear all,
> I would like to ask you if R can produce any kind of sound. It would be useful when code execution stops R to notify me by playing some sound.
> Is that possible in R?
Hi Alex,
You can add a line at the end of your script like this:

system('sap /usr/share/twinkle/ringtone.wav')

where "sap" is a command line audio player and
is a sound file. You will probably want to use another sound player and 
sound file.


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