[R] Execute expression ( R -e) without close

Prof Brian Ripley ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Fri May 18 17:57:38 CEST 2007

You cannot.  '-e' is modelled on batch tools, and is really back-end 
support for Rscript -e.

See ?Startup for other ways to achieve what you seem to be trying to do.

On Fri, 18 May 2007, marcelll wrote:

> I need to find a way how to execute an expression with the new command line
> parameter in  R (R -e "AnExpression") without R get closed after the
> expression has been evaluated.
> For example if i want to start R with a plot or start R with a *.RData file.
> Any help or suggestions are appreciated !

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