[R-SIG-Mac] Tab setting in R.app editor

David Winsemius dwinsemius at comcast.net
Sat Jun 9 17:11:36 CEST 2012

On Jun 9, 2012, at 5:03 AM, Hans-Jörg Bibiko wrote:

> On Jun 9, 2012, at 2:05 AM, zListserv wrote:
>> Is there a way to change to default tab stop setting from the  
>> present 4 characters (stops at 5, 9, etc) to 8 characters (stops at  
>> 9, 17, etc)?
> Yes,
> you can set it by executing the following line in the Terminal:
> defaults write org.R-project.R  "R Script Editor tab width" 8

Thanks, Hans for that taste of customization. And thanks for all your  
work on R.app.

Is there a more general list of features that could be adjusted? Is  
the Script Editor built on a platform that is more generally used and  
might have external documentation?


David Winsemius, MD
West Hartford, CT

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