[R] Latest information on how to debug R script

Marc Schwartz marc_schwartz at me.com
Sun Aug 23 17:40:33 CEST 2009

On Aug 22, 2009, at 7:16 PM, Peng Yu wrote:

> Hi,
> http://cran.r-project.org/doc/Rnews/Rnews_2003-3.pdf
> There is information on how to debug R. But since it is fairly old, I
> am wondering what the currently best way for debugging R script.
> Regards,
> Peng

There are various tools available that are built into R. See the  
Writing R Extensions manual for more information.

Mark's 'debug' package on CRAN, described in the R News article you  
reference, is certainly another toolset to consider.


Marc Schwartz

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