[R-SIG-Mac] How to start editor from within R.
simon.urbanek at r-project.org
Mon Jul 25 09:35:29 CEST 2005
On Jul 25, 2005, at 1:28 AM, Sascha Frydman wrote:
> By using the menu command, I am able to open the built in editor
> without tieing up the command line the way that edit() does. Is
> there a way to do this from within R?
Using the built-in editor? I don't think so - there may be a back
door using the 'open' mechanism, but nothing directly.
> Also, is there a command to start the X11 server from within R or
> is this also only accessible from the menu?
Pretty much the same answer, you could use something like system
("open /Application/Utilities/X11.app"), but I guess that's not what
you meant ;).
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