[Rd] S4 assignment \alias and \usage

Seth Falcon sfalcon at fhcrc.org
Wed May 30 16:10:26 CEST 2007

Paul Gilbert <pgilbert at bank-banque-canada.ca> writes:

> What is the Rd file alias and usage syntax for an S4 assignment method? 
>    I have been trying variations on
> \alias{TSdoc<-,default-method}
> \usage{
>      \S4method{TSdoc}{default}(x) <- value
> but so far I have not got it right according to various codoc, etc,
> checks.

If you have your own generic TSdoc<-, then I think you want:


You may not be allowed to specify usage, but I think the issue only
arises when setting methods for a generic documented elsewhere.

+ seth

Seth Falcon | Computational Biology | Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

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