[R-SIG-Mac] R Editor - syntax coloring
john.marsland at wmgfunds.com
Tue May 3 09:34:37 CEST 2005
Thanks for such a speedy response. That seems to have done the job.
I really like the new layout and I had a thought for future versions.
I use S4 functions a lot and the functions drop down could be
improved if it included methods, generics and class definitions -
perhaps with different colours?
On 2 May 2005, at 19:28, Simon Urbanek wrote:
> On Apr 29, 2005, at 12:24 PM, John Marsland wrote:
>> The new syntax coloring option in the R Editor preferences looks
>> great, but on large R script files (mine is 500 lines) slows the
>> refresh down incredibly.
> Please try the current nightly build (1452) from http://
> It features an optimized version of syntax highlighting that does
> till-the-end-rescan only for multi-line strings. Please let me know
> whether it solves your problem. If it's still too slow, please
> remove all functions from the code (i.e. just replace "function" by
> let's say "funct.ion") as to see whether the function scanning is
> the problem or not.
[[alternative HTML version deleted]]
More information about the R-SIG-Mac