[R] Sys.getenv("os") issue

Prof Brian Ripley ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Sat May 4 07:08:34 CEST 2002

On Sat, 4 May 2002, ken_lee wrote:

> Dear all,
>       Why I cat not get the value of  Sys.getenv("os") at the unix platform?

I get

> Sys.getenv("os")

which is correct (os is undefined as an environment variable, which are
conventionally upper case).

Brian D. Ripley,                  ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
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