[R] How to specify search order for require()

A.J. Rossini rossini at blindglobe.net
Fri Apr 12 18:27:58 CEST 2002

>>>>> "frank" == Frank E Harrell, <Frank> writes:

    frank> In a .First.lib I want to issue two require()s to insure
    frank> that two other packages are loaded.  But I want the package
    frank> being loaded by .First.lib using
    frank> library.dynam("mypackage",pkb,lib) to be higher in the
    frank> search order than the two required packages, because I want
    frank> to have a couple of functions from the two required
    frank> packages overridden.  What is the best way to do that?
    frank> Thanks in advance -Frank 

Good question.  If you find out, let me know, too!


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