[R] Loading packages at startup

Simon Fear Simon.Fear at synequanon.com
Tue Jan 20 16:36:29 CET 2004

See Introduction to R section 10.8 and Appendix B.2.

I searched for `.First` to find it, but then, I knew what
to look for ... searching for `startup` would find it too.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: imap [mailto:rbaer at atsu.edu]
> Sent: 20 January 2004 15:16
> To: r-help at stat.math.ethz.ch
> Subject: [R] Loading packages at startup
> Security Warning: 
> If you are not sure an attachment is safe to open please contact  
> Andy on x234. There are 0 attachments with this message. 
> ________________________________________________________________ 
> Hi,
> I use the Windows R GUI.  I frequently use (or have my 
> students use) foreign and survival packages.  I would like to 
> make them part of the basic start-up package set (like base, 
> ctest, etc.) using something short of recompiling a special 
> Windows version of R.  Is this possible?  I examined the 
> autoload() command but this seems to target a single command 
> of package, and only apply during a single run of R.  Is 
> there an initiation text file I could modify?  I can find no 
> mention in the documentation of how this might be done.
> Thanks,
> Rob
> 	[[alternative HTML version deleted]]
> ______________________________________________
> R-help at stat.math.ethz.ch mailing list
> https://www.stat.math.ethz.ch/mailman/listinfo/r-help
> PLEASE do read the posting guide! 
Simon Fear 
Senior Statistician 
Syne qua non Ltd 
Tel: +44 (0) 1379 644449 
Fax: +44 (0) 1379 644445 
email: Simon.Fear at synequanon.com 
web: http://www.synequanon.com 
Number of attachments included with this message: 0 
This message (and any associated files) is confidential and\...{{dropped}}

More information about the R-help mailing list