[R] aborting the execution of a script...
murdoch@dunc@n @end|ng |rom gm@||@com
Wed Apr 12 14:05:26 CEST 2023
On 12/04/2023 7:03 a.m., akshay kulkarni wrote:
> Dear members,
> I have a script which I source it interactively. I have the following questions:
> 1. If there is an error in an expression, an error message is printed, but the execution continues till the end of the script. I am sourcing with echo. Is there any way to abort the execution when the first error occurs? This happens with R CMD BATCH. If there is an error midway, an error message is printed in the output file and the execution aborts. Is there a way to mimic this with source()?
> 2. I am trying to abort the execution with ESC key, but again the same thing happens: it aborts the current expression but continues on. How to abort an R script with source()? I am using RStudio in windows.
I don't see this behaviour. If I put this in a script:
then execution stops at the "stop" line if I use source(), or R CMD
BATCH <file>, or in RStudio, Run or Source gives the same behaviour. I
think older versions of RStudio would have run all three lines using
Run, but all the other methods have stopped at the stop() line.
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