[R] R-specific Software Requirement Specification

Bert Gunter bgunter.4567 at gmail.com
Wed Sep 7 18:12:53 CEST 2016

Yes! ...

and you might consider writing your specifications along with example
R code using rmarkdown. The Rstudio GUI has a nice interface and
support tools (e.g. for compiling and previewing the doc) for writing
rmarkdown, but you can also load and use the package through whatever
R interface you prefer.  Rstudio  also has good support for git:


Bert Gunter

"The trouble with having an open mind is that people keep coming along
and sticking things into it."
-- Opus (aka Berkeley Breathed in his "Bloom County" comic strip )

On Wed, Sep 7, 2016 at 8:56 AM, Rich Shepard <rshepard at appl-ecosys.com> wrote:
> On Wed, 7 Sep 2016, Doran, Harold wrote:
>> I'm building a large program with many different people contributing to
>> the coding in R and so it needs a well-articulated design spec. The
>> program will have many different functions that must interact with each
>> other, but the individual functions will be written by different people.
> Harold,
>   You need a version control system; I strongly recommend git
> <https://git-scm.com/>.
> Rich
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