[Rd] no visible binding for global variable for data sets in a package

peter dalgaard pdalgd at gmail.com
Wed Aug 27 21:05:28 CEST 2014

On 27 Aug 2014, at 19:51 , Michael Friendly <friendly at yorku.ca> wrote:

> - Peter Dalgaard noted the change in R-devel, and nobody so far has suggested a working remedy, so a clean solution
> seems warranted. 

Actually, both Peter Dalgaard and Brian Ripley suggested Lahman:battingLabels, and, with the current semantics at least, it does seem to be recommendable to namespace-qualify any such datasets, lest you be a potential victim of variable masking.

(See also my reply to Hadley, once I get it finalized.)

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