utils v3.6.2

The R Utils Package

R utility functions.

Functions in utils

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

Name
Sweave.Rnw
Sweave.bib
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Details

Priority base
License Part of R 3.6.2
NeedsCompilation yes

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