[R] R vs. RStudio?

Bert Gunter gunter.berton at gene.com
Sun Jan 11 03:46:18 CET 2015

That is what websites are for. Go to rstudio.com and make your own judgment
. I have found that they provide much useful functionality above and beyond
R's bare bones GUI.


On Saturday, January 10, 2015, Boris Steipe <boris.steipe at utoronto.ca>

> Could someone kindly enlighten me whether there are currently advantages
> to use R Studio vs. the normal R GUI? On the Mac I can't seem to find
> anything compelling, on Windows (which I don't use myself) I noticed last
> year that there seems to be no syntax highlighting available for the R GUI
> but R Studio had it.
> Surely there must be some value proposition in that project, what am I
> missing?
> Thanks,
> Boris
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