[R] Pb on startup with R1.9.0

Prof Brian Ripley ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Fri Apr 16 11:06:17 CEST 2004

On Fri, 16 Apr 2004, Uwe Ligges wrote:

> Erwan BARRET wrote:
> > I'm using Rprofile file on R1.9.0 startup and inside I'm loading a personal Library which uses winMenuAdd() and I've got this error :
> > Error in eval(expr, envir, enclos) : couldn't find function "winMenuAdd"
> > I hadn't this problem with others R versions.
> > What Can I do now to avoid that?
> > I'm using R1.9.0 under Win98.
> winMenuAdd() is in package "utils" and that is not loaded when Rprofile 
> is executed. You might want to add an explicit call to require("utils").

It is better to set a start hook.  This is in the section at the very 
start of the NEWS file, which points you to ?setHook which has a similar 

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