[Rd] CRAN and ggplot2 geom and stat extensions

Ista Zahn istazahn at gmail.com
Tue Dec 23 17:21:53 CET 2014

On Tue, Dec 23, 2014 at 10:34 AM, Frank Harrell
<f.harrell at vanderbilt.edu> wrote:
> I am thinking about adding several geom and stat extensions to ggplot2
> in the Hmisc package.  To do this requires using non-exported ggplot2
> functions as discussed in
> http://stackoverflow.com/questions/18108406/creating-a-custom-stat-object-in-ggplot2
> If I use the needed ggplot2::: notation the package will no longer pass
> CRAN checks.  Does anyone know of a solution?

the ggthemes package is on CRAN and uses ggplot2::: so it is at least
possible that this will be allowed for Hmisc as well.


  I'm assuming that Hadley
> doesn't want to export these functions or he would have done so a long
> time ago because of the number of users who have asked questions related
> to this.
> Frank
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