[R-SIG-Mac] Applescript plans

stefano iacus jago at mclink.it
Mon Feb 11 09:49:48 CET 2008

Hi Eric,
current support of applescript in R.app is very limited. You cannot  
pass objects & co, just run R commands.
It should be rewritten from scratch because the current one is based  
on old Carbon code.
No one has yet proposed himself to take over on that.

On 10/feb/08, at 20:26, Erich Neuwirth wrote:

> Are there any plans to extend the Applescript facilities in R? If one
> could transfer R matrices  as nested lists to and from Applescript, I
> could build another version of RExcel on Macs.
> Currently, Numbers from iWorks seems not to be scriptable (which seems
> strange for an app coming from Apple itself).
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