[R] source() fails in same directory as script: cannot find file

Jeremie Juste jerem|eju@te @end|ng |rom gm@||@com
Fri Oct 26 22:11:19 CEST 2018


I suspect the error is in the file input-summerize.R.

I creating a new file input-summerize2.R with only print("hello") for
instance and check if 

> setwd("~/documents/white-papers/geochemistry/willamette-river-mercury/scripts")
> source("input-summerize2.R")


Hope it helps,


Rich Shepard <rshepard using appl-ecosys.com> writes:

> On Fri, 26 Oct 2018, Ista Zahn wrote:
>> I'm confused. It seems the error is that the file can't be found; if
>> so, what does it matter what is in the file?
> Ista,
>   Beats me.
>> As far as I can see you are either not in the directory you think you
>> are, or b) the file is not named what you think it is.
>   Yes, the error seems that R cannot find the file, but it's in the same
> directory and the file does exist:
>> getwd()
> [1] "/home/rshepard/documents/white-papers/geochemistry/willamette-river-mercury/scripts"
> ~/documents/white-papers/geochemistry/willamette-river-mercury/scripts]$ ls input-summerize.R
> input-summerize.R
>   So, R is running in the scripts/ directory and the script is there, too.
>   This is why I asked for help as the error makes no sense to me.
> Regards,
> Rich
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