[R] Code completion

A.J. Rossini rossini at blindglobe.net
Sat Feb 17 14:06:18 CET 2001

>>>>> "PD" == Peter Dalgaard <BSA <p.dalgaard at pubhealth.ku.dk>> writes:

    PD> One thing I remember from the Borland products was the very
    PD> simple mechanism of pressing a hotkey to get help on the
    PD> function call you were in the process of writing.

    PD> That kind of thing would seem to be fairly easy to implement
    PD> in ESS, (now don't tell me it does so already...) e.g. user
    PD> types

    PD> hist(x,

    PD> then realizes that he forgot how to set break values, hits
    PD> C-F1 (say), and the minibuffer says

Actually,  C-c C-v at that point will ask if you want help on hist,
and give it to you in the other window... 

But it's still not quite a "fill-in-the-blanks" template.


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