utils v3.6.0

The R Utils Package

R utility functions.

Functions in utils

Name Description
RHOME R Home Directory
Rscript Scripting Front-End for R
Rtangle R Driver for Stangle
alarm Alert the User
apropos Find Objects by (Partial) Name
DLL.version DLL Version Information on MS Windows
INSTALL Install Add-on Packages
Rprof Enable Profiling of R's Execution
Rprofmem Enable Profiling of R's Memory Use
View Invoke a Data Viewer
adist Approximate String Distances
citation Citing R and R Packages in Publications
BATCH Batch Execution of R
aspell Spell Check Interface
cite Cite a Bibliography Entry
available.packages List Available Packages at CRAN-like Repositories
COMPILE Compile Files for Use with R on Unix-alikes
RweaveLatex R/LaTeX Driver for Sweave
LINK Create Executable Programs on Unix-alikes
SHLIB Build Shared Object/DLL for Dynamic Loading
choose.files Choose a List of Files Interactively on MS Windows
PkgUtils Utilities for Building and Checking Add-on Packages
aregexec Approximate String Match Positions
chooseBioCmirror Select a Bioconductor Mirror
contrib.url Find Appropriate Paths in CRAN-like Repositories
count.fields Count the Number of Fields per Line
RSiteSearch Search for Key Words or Phrases in Documentation
Rwin configuration R for Windows Configuration
edit Invoke a Text Editor
Question Documentation Shortcuts
edit.data.frame Edit Data Frames and Matrices
arrangeWindows Rearrange Windows on MS Windows
askYesNo Ask a Yes/No Question
aspell-utils Spell Check Utilities
REMOVE Remove Add-on Packages
Sweave Automatic Generation of Reports
SweaveSyntConv Convert Sweave Syntax
head Return the First or Last Part of an Object
SweaveUtils Sweave Driver Utilities
help Documentation
browseEnv Browse Objects in Environment
bibentry Bibliography Entries
debugger Post-Mortem Debugging
demo Demonstrations of R Functionality
URLencode Encode or Decode a (partial) URL
bug.report Send a Bug Report
capture.output Send Output to a Character String or File
clipboard Read/Write to/from the Clipboard in MS Windows
close.socket Close a Socket
browseURL Load URL into an HTML Browser
file_test Shell-style Tests on Files
format Format Unordered and Ordered Lists
getAnywhere Retrieve an R Object, Including from a Namespace
findLineNum Find the Location of a Line of Source Code, or Set a Breakpoint There
browseVignettes List Vignettes in an HTML Browser
changedFiles Detect which Files Have Changed
localeToCharset Select a Suitable Encoding Name from a Locale Name
choose.dir Choose a Folder Interactively on MS Windows
chooseCRANmirror Select a CRAN Mirror
create.post Ancillary Function for Preparing Emails and Postings
getWindowsHandles Get handles of Windows in the MS Windows RGui
combn Generate All Combinations of n Elements, Taken m at a Time
ls.str List Objects and their Structure
data Data Sets
getFromNamespace Utility Functions for Developing Namespaces
mirrorAdmin Managing Repository Mirrors
glob2rx Change Wildcard or Globbing Pattern into Regular Expression
compareVersion Compare Two Package Version Numbers
getParseData Get Detailed Parse Information from Object
citEntry Bibliography Entries (Older Interface)
modifyList Recursively Modify Elements of a List
person Persons
process.events Trigger Event Handling
help.start Hypertext Documentation
hsearch-utils Help Search Utilities
prompt Produce Prototype of an R Documentation File
remove.packages Remove Installed Packages
example Run an Examples Section from the Online Help
removeSource Remove Stored Source from a Function or Language Object
vignette View, List or Get R Source of Package Vignettes
file.edit Edit One or More Files
dataentry Spreadsheet Interface for Entering Data
debugcall Debug a Call
promptData Generate Outline Documentation for a Data Set
help.request Send a Post to R-help
download.file Download File from the Internet
promptPackage Generate a Shell for Documentation of a Package
rcompgen A Completion Generator for R
download.packages Download Packages from CRAN-like Repositories
menu Menu Interaction Function
sessionInfo Collect Information About the Current R Session
setRepositories Select Package Repositories
methods List Methods for S3 Generic Functions or Classes
read.table Data Input
sourceutils Source Reference Utilities
help.search Search the Help System
warnErrList Collect and Summarize Errors From List
readRegistry Read a Windows Registry Hive
stack Stack or Unstack Vectors from a Data Frame or List
make.socket Create a Socket Connection
unzip Extract or List Zip Archives
savehistory Load or Save or Display the Commands History
memory.size Report on Memory Allocation (on Windows)
select.list Select Items from a List
update.packages Compare Installed Packages with CRAN-like Repositories
type.convert Convert Data to Appropriate Type
fix Fix an Object
globalVariables Declarations Used in Checking a Package
packageDescription Package Description
packageName Find Package Associated with an Environment
read.DIF Data Input from Spreadsheet
untar Extract or List Tar Archives
flush.console Flush Output to a Console
read.fortran Read Fixed-Format Data in a Fortran-like Style
utils-deprecated Deprecated Functions in Package utils
setWindowTitle Set the Window Title or the Statusbar of the RGui in Windows
getS3method Get an S3 Method
getWindowsHandle Get a Windows Handle
shortPathName Express File Paths in Short Form on Windows
str Compactly Display the Structure of an Arbitrary R Object
utils-package The R Utils Package
winProgressBar Progress Bars under MS Windows
hasName Check for Name
install.packages Install Packages from Repositories or Local Files
strcapture Capture String Tokens into a data.frame
winextras Get Windows Version
installed.packages Find Installed Packages
winDialog Dialog Boxes under Windows
winMenus User Menus under MS Windows (Rgui)
news Build and Query R or Package News Information
nsl Look up the IP Address by Hostname (on Unix-alikes)
isS3method Is 'method' the Name of an S3 Method?
packageStatus Package Management Tools
isS3stdGeneric Check if a Function Acts as an S3 Generic
maintainer Show Package Maintainer
make.packages.html Update HTML Package List
write.table Data Output
page Invoke a Pager on an R Object
zip Create Zip Archives
object.size Report the Space Allocated for an Object
read.fwf Read Fixed Width Format Files
read.socket Read from or Write to a Socket
summaryRprof Summarise Output of R Sampling Profiler
tar Create a Tar Archive
url.show Display a Text URL
package.skeleton Create a Skeleton for a New Source Package
recover Browsing after an Error
utils-defunct Defunct Functions in Package utils
relist Allow Re-Listing an unlist()ed Object
roman Roman Numerals
rtags An Etags-like Tagging Utility for R
toLatex Converting R Objects to BibTeX or LaTeX
txtProgressBar Text Progress Bar
RShowDoc Show R Manuals and Other Documentation
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Vignettes of utils

Name
Sweave.Rnw
Sweave.bib
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Details

Priority base
License Part of R 3.6.0
NeedsCompilation yes

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