[R] looking for a tutorial on exception handling

Luke Tierney luke at stat.uiowa.edu
Sat Apr 10 15:34:09 CEST 2004

Unfortunately there isn't yet.  Writing a paper on this is fairly high
on my list of priorities but hasn't happened yet.



On Fri, 9 Apr 2004, Tamas Papp wrote:

> Hi,
> I would like to learn how to do exception handling in R.  I had a look
> at the help page for tryCatch and I am trying to understand it (I am
> sure it is well-written, but I have not used exception handling before
> in any language, so I have no experience in that area).
> Is there a tutorial or an introduction into exception handling in R
> with tryCatch & friends?  Preferably with lots of examples.  It would
> be nice if there was one online, but references to books would also be
> appreciated.
> Thanks,
> Tamas

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