[R] setClass() and packages
ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Tue May 21 18:47:45 CEST 2002
On 21 May 2002, Douglas Bates wrote:
> We use file names like
> AllClass.R # definition of classes
> AllGeneric.R # definition of generic functions
> (or perhaps AllClasses.R and AllGenerics.R for the fastidious). As
> you say, these are not guaranteed to be processed first but we tend to
> use lower case letters for our other .R file names.
Unfortunately there are locales in which lower case comes before upper
case, surprisingly. en_US is one (on Linux and Solaris at least). So I
think starting with 0 is safer.
Brian D. Ripley, ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
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