[R-SIG-Finance] using getQuote with subscription to yahoo real-time data?

Brian G. Peterson brian at braverock.com
Fri Mar 2 20:25:36 CET 2012

On Fri, 2012-03-02 at 11:20 -0800, Andre Zege wrote:
> Hi, i suppose things similar to my question were discussed before. I
> understand how to run getQuote in quantmod to get delayed real-time
> yahoo data. 
> Is there a way to point getQuote to non-delayed real-time data once i
> have paid real-time account with yahoo? I tried to look at the package
> code but it doesn't seem to come with the source code either in R or
> C, so I cannot see if it is possible to simply hack it. Would
> appreciate some comment here.


All R packages come with source code in the .tar.gz format.

That aside, the code for quantmod is all on R-Forge here:

Brian G. Peterson
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