[Rd] IDE for R C++ package writing ?

Grant Izmirlian izmirlian at nih.gov
Sat Feb 24 02:45:54 CET 2007

On windows the currently maintained version is xemacs...the projcects split 
some time ago.
Grant Izmirlian
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On Friday 23 February 2007 06:00, r-devel-request at r-project.org wrote:
> [Rd] IDE for R C++ package writing ?
> Dear all,
> I have to develop a (hopefully) small package for R in C++.
> I didn't code in C++ for some years, and i'm now searching
> for an adequate IDE for this task.
> Some of my criterions : not proprietary, not too heavy,
> open to linux, not java gasworks, still maintained, etc
> After looking on several places
> http://www.freeprogrammingresources.com/cppide.html
> + R docs
> I was thinking on code::blocks, and emacs (and perhaps vim)
> Emacs seems used by some R developers as an R editor.
> So i did think on emacs because it could perhaps be interesting
> to have the same editor for R code and C++ code.
> However, when looking at the last emacs windows version,
> it seems to date from january 2004 ... (dead end ?)
> ftp://ftp.gnu.org/pub/gnu/emacs/windows/
> I will be grateful for all advices on this tool topic.
> Better choosing emacs ? or code::blocks ?
> or another idea ?
> Does somebody have an idea about the most used IDEs for
> R C++ package writing ?
> Thanks
> Vincent

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