[R] Restoration of "rite" package of R as R-script editor or the like

Michael Dewey ||@t@ @end|ng |rom dewey@myzen@co@uk
Mon May 23 19:03:08 CEST 2022

Notepad++ is fine as a light weight editor with syntax highlighting but 
the plug-in for R does not seem to have been updated for years.


On 23/05/2022 17:37, Rui Barradas wrote:
> Hello,
> I was also thinking about Notepad++.
> And about an editor no one mentinoed, vim. I've learned vi on unix SVR3 
> and at least in micros it is all present, you can bet that no matter 
> what the OS is there's a version for it. vim is lightweight and has 
> syntax highlighting but its aging idiosyncrasies might outweight its 
> benefits.
> Rui Barradas
> Às 07:35 de 22/05/2022, Ivan Krylov escreveu:
>> Dear Dr. A.K. Singh,
>> The person responsible for the "rite" package is Dr. Thomas J. Leeper,
>> and he doesn't seem interested in maintaining it further:
>> https://github.com/leeper/rite
>> (I do like the idea of a Tcl/Tk text editor with tight R integration,
>> but maintaining it, like maintaining anything, is a job one needs money
>> and/or other motivation to perform.)
>> Have you considered using some other programmer's text editor with R,
>> like Notepad++? I've heard there's a companion utility that helps
>> integrate R and Notepad++: https://github.com/halpo/NppToR
> ______________________________________________
> R-help using r-project.org mailing list -- To UNSUBSCRIBE and more, see
> https://stat.ethz.ch/mailman/listinfo/r-help
> PLEASE do read the posting guide 
> http://www.R-project.org/posting-guide.html
> and provide commented, minimal, self-contained, reproducible code.


More information about the R-help mailing list