[Rd] doc buglet: misleading description in ?source

Deepayan Sarkar deepayan at stat.wisc.edu
Wed Aug 11 23:22:55 CEST 2004

[with current r-devel]

source() works fine with connections, as explained in the entry for 
'file' and in the 'Details' section. However, the description is 
misleading, saying that:

    'source' causes R to accept its input from the named file (the
     name must be quoted). Input is read from that file until the end
     of the file is reached. <...>


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