[R] Rstudio: is it possible to create a document out of a working script?

Berend Hasselman bhh at xs4all.nl
Fri Jun 20 11:27:40 CEST 2014

On 20-06-2014, at 11:20, Luca Cerone <luca.cerone at gmail.com> wrote:

> Dear all,
> I am very happy with the new features introduced by Rstudio about how
> to create documents embedding R code.
> I would like to know though if there is some way to embed code from a
> working script into an Rmd document.
> I have several working scripts for which I would like to report the
> results, but I would like to avoid
> copy and paste the code in the Rmd document: the pipeline is still a
> work in progress,
> and it is likely that I will end up changing the code and parameters
> in the script.
> As you can imagine, having to copy and paste my code is prone error,
> and leads to a lot of code replication.
> I would like to avoid this, but couldn´t find a straightforward way so far.
> Thanks a lot in advance,
> of course if you have other advices, or comments on best practices for
> this sort of thing,
> I would like to hear them from you.

This doesn’t belong on the R-help mailinglist.
It is a question about Rstudio and should be directed to Rstudio support.


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