[R] recording an R session

ripley@stats.ox.ac.uk ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Mon Apr 22 20:56:31 CEST 2002

On Mon, 22 Apr 2002 Vansickle.John at epamail.epa.gov wrote:

> Folks --
> Is there any way to record an entire interactive R-session
> (all commands AND results appearing in the Commands
> window, excluding plots ) to a single external file? The
> .Rhistory function only seems to record the commands.
> This is for  the Windows version of R.

Up to a point.  File | Save to File... saves everything which has been
retained (if nothing is selected), but that may be less than the whole
session (and Ctrl-L clears it).  Incidentally, the history also has a
limited number of lines.

Brian D. Ripley,                  ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
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