[R] R: Idea behind .First() vs. ~/.Rprofile

paul paul.domaskis at gmail.com
Thu Apr 16 21:30:07 CEST 2015

I'm ramping up on R, and reading
I'm probably wrong about this, but ~/.Rprofile seems to serve the same
purpose as a .First() function.  Why do both exist, and what
considerations go into a decision to choose one over the other for
startup code?

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